Make it a Revolutionary Summer at the Museum of the American RevolutionMay 18, 2018 Read Press Release
Declare Your Independence at the Museum of the American Revolution’s July 4th Weekend CelebrationMay 23, 2018 Read Press Release
Ahoy! Museum Hosts Nautical-Themed Night as part of History After Hours Series, June 19June 7, 2018 Read Press Release
Purple Heart Truck to Stop in Philadelphia as Part of a 7,800-Mile Journey, June 20June 12, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum of the American Revolution Wins 2018 AASLH Award of MeritJune 13, 2018 Read Press Release
Rare 1776 Dunlap Printing of the Declaration of Independence Now on Display in Philadelphia for July 4thJune 26, 2018 Read Press Release
Amends Made to Black World War II Veteran More Than 75 Years LaterJune 29, 2018 Read Press Release
Museum Asks Visitors How They Will #BeTheRevolution, Aims to Create Flag with 10,000 Personalized Ribbons by July 4June 30, 2018 Read Press Release
Can You Dig It? “Trash Talk” Archaeology-Themed Event July 17, Part of Museum’s History After Hours SeriesJuly 10, 2018 Read Press Release
Free Fife and Drum Party on the Museum’s Outdoor Plaza, August 18July 23, 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.