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History Explorers Club: Meet the MakersMay 22, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Meet the tradespeople who made objects for the Continental Army and everyday citizens during the American Revolution as they share how they created and sold their goods in the 18th century.Go to Event
Deborah Sampson Unveiled: A Virtual ConversationApril 7, 2021 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Explore the life and dress of Deborah Sampson, who disguised herself as a man to fight in the Revolutionary War, in a discussion co-presented by American Repertory Theater featuring A.R.T.'s Sarah Schofield-Mansur as moderator, 1776 costume designer Emilio Sosa, author and Sampson descendent Alex Myers, and the Museum's Tyler Putman.Go to Event
George Washington’s Headquarters Tent Installed
One of the most iconic surviving artifacts from the Revolutionary War, the field tent used as General George Washington’s wartime headquarters was installed in its new state-of-the-art home at the Museum of the American Revolution after a years-long process to conserve and display it.Read Press Release
Statement on the Passing of Gerry Lenfest
As we mourn the loss of our Chairman Emeritus, H.F. (Gerry) Lenfest, we take heart in remembering the tremendous legacy he leaves behind. His impact on the quality of life in Philadelphia and our country can be measured not only by his extraordinary generosity, but by his inspired leadership.Read Press Release
Virtual Educator Open HouseOctober 7, 2021 from 6-8 p.m.
Join us online to meet our School Programs and Group Sales teams and see how the Museum's exciting slate of digital resources can help further engage your classroom about the American Revolution.Go to Event
Watch lively conversations on the American Revolution from all angles, hosted by Museum President & CEO Dr. R. Scott Stephenson and featuring a broad slate of dynamic guests.Read More
Meet Reverend Burk
Reverend W. Herbert Burk's ambitions to restore and renew the revolutionary hero's importance in American hearts began what is now the Museum of the American Revolution today.Read More
Living History at Home: Making Rice & Vinegar
Watch as Gallery Interpretation Manager Tyler Putman prepares a simple dish of rice and vinegar that Continental soldier Joseph Plumb Martin remembered having as a Thanksgiving meal.Read More
Unit 5: Opposition to Independence
Introduce students to the fact that there were many people who opposed the idea of independence, and that they had a variety of reasons for doing so.Read More
Fall at the Museum
From Labor Day through Thanksgiving, the Museum's brand-new exhibit and special events offer visitors of all ages the opportunity to explore the American Revolution's ongoing relevance.Read More