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Museum FilmsDaily Showings
Explore the origins, experiences, and ongoing legacy of the American Revolution through three engaging films.Explore Exhibit
Among His Troops: Washington's War Tent in a Newly Discovered WatercolorJanuary 13 - February 19, 2018
Learn more about the Museum's 2018 special exhibit, Among His Troops, highlighted by the only known wartime depiction of George Washington's headquarters tent.Explore Exhibit
Black Founders: The Forten Family of PhiladelphiaNow Open Daily, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
In our newest special exhibition Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia, explore the story of James Forten and his descendants as they navigated the American Revolution and cross-racial relationships in Philadelphia to later become leaders in the abolition movement in the lead-up to the Civil War.Explore Exhibit
Witness to Revolution: The Unlikely Travels of Washington's TentFebruary 17, 2024 - January 5, 2025
Witness to Revolution, opening February 2024, will bring to life the the journey of George Washington’s tent from the Revolutionary War to an enduring symbol of the American republic.Explore Exhibit
Revolution PlaceSaturdays & Sundays, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Museum’s family-friendly discovery center, Revolution Place, brings to life the Museum’s lively, diverse Old City neighborhood during the 1700s and invites visitors to learn through hands-on exploration.Explore Exhibit
Abigail & John Adams
Read the book Abigail & John, the story of one of America’s most celebrated historical couples written by David Bruce Smith alongside original illustrations by his mother, Clarice Smith.Read More
Explore the stories of African American men and women in war-torn Virginia with the Museum's award-winning Finding Freedom online interactive.Read More
Season of Independence
Explore the spread of support for American independence from January to July of 1776. Encounter the perspectives of real men and women on all sides of the debate.Read More
Wooden Canteen Marked "USTATES"
Take a closer look at an extremely rare wooden soldier’s canteen marked “USTATES,” indicating Continental Army usage.See Object
Washington Mantel Clock
A French artisan produced a small number of mantel clocks for export to the American market following George Washington’s death in December 1799.See Object