Historian Holger Hoock Examines America’s Shockingly Violent Inception, May 8April 6, 2018 Read Press Release
Celebrate Revolutionary Women with a Mother’s Day Tea Featuring Special Guest Martha WashingtonApril 11, 2018 Read Press Release
A Hamilton Experience, A New Discovery Center, Audio Tours and More in Museum’s Second YearApril 19, 2018 Read Press Release
Family Donates Rare Hand-Written Journal of Revolutionary-Era Prisoner-of-War to MuseumApril 20, 2018 Read Press Release
Celebrate Military Spouse Appreciation Day at the Museum, May 11-12April 26, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum Honors America’s First Fallen Soldiers and Sailors During Memorial Day WeekendApril 26, 2018 Read Press Release
Power of the Press-Themed Evening on May 15 as Part of History After Hours SeriesMay 2, 2018 Read Press Release
New Hands-On Discovery Center “Revolution Place” to Open June 9May 7, 2018 Read Press Release
George Washington’s Headquarters Flag to be Displayed in Philadelphia for the First Time Since the Revolutionary War, Beginning Flag DayMay 16, 2018 Read Press Release
Have Breakfast with Founding Father George Washington this Father’s Day WeekendMay 18, 2018 Read Press Release
Featured Press Clips
PBS NewsHour: Philadelphia’s ‘Liberty’ exhibit spotlights role of people of color in American RevolutionOctober 2021
John Yang reports on the Museum's work to tell a more inclusive story of the American Revolution by introducing visitors to the diverse people critical to building the nation for PBS NewsHour.
CBS Sunday Morning: Inside the Museum of the American RevolutionJune 2019
Martha Teichner reports on the Museum, which features a look at how the war changed life for African Americans and Native Americans, for CBS Sunday Morning.
New York Times: A New Museum of the American Revolution, Warts and AllApril 2017
Read more about the Museum's April 2017 opening and the "rock-star object in the collection," George Washington's headquarters tent, from the New York Times.
Washington Post: Museum of the American Revolution set to open in PhiladelphiaApril 2017
Learn more about the Museum of the American Revolution's opening in April 2017 from the Washington Post.
The New York Review of Books: Camping with Honest GeorgeMarch 2018
T.H. Breen writes how the Museum gives visitors a sense of the personal sacrifice and frustrated aspirations of those who saw the Revolution as an opportunity to achieve personal liberty.