Learn 18th-Century Social Dances at A Winter’s Ball as Part of Museum’s “History After Hours” Event on Jan. 22January 3, 2019 Read Press Release
Philadelphia Jazz Project to Perform a Lyrical MLK Celebration at the Museum of the American Revolution, Jan. 19January 4, 2019 Read Press Release
Free Admission to Furloughed Federal Workers and Families During Government ShutdownJanuary 10, 2019 Read Press Release
Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday this Presidents Day WeekendJanuary 15, 2019 Read Press Release
Who Tells Your Story? Explore Untold Stories from Black History at Museum’s “History After Hours”January 28, 2019 Read Press Release
Garry Kasparov, Yascha Mounk and Curtis Milhaupt to Discuss the Global Rise of AuthoritarianismJanuary 30, 2019 Read Press Release
Only Six Weeks Remain to Experience "Hamilton Was Here" at the Museum of the American RevolutionFebruary 5, 2019 Read Press Release
Teen-Focused Workshop and Author Talk with L.M. Elliott, Author of “Hamilton and Peggy! A Revolutionary Friendship”February 6, 2019 Read Press Release
Celebrate Revolutionary Women During Women’s History MonthFebruary 8, 2019 Read Press Release
Rare Powder Horn Illuminates Little-Known Story of Gershom Prince and Other Black Soldiers of the Revolutionary WarFebruary 8, 2019 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.