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Can You Dig It? “Trash Talk” Archaeology-Themed Event July 17, Part of Museum’s History After Hours Series
On Tuesday, July 17, from 5 – 8 p.m., the Museum will host “Trash Talk,” an archaeology-themed evening event that will explore the findings from the archaeological excavation of the Museum’s site prior to the building’s construction.Read Press Release
Bring the Whole Family to the Museum this Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov. 26 – 28
Over Thanksgiving Weekend from Friday, November 26 – Sunday, November 28, 2021, join the Museum of the American Revolution to explore the new special exhibition Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War, make your own ornament in a wintery Revolution Place discovery center, and grab a seasonal drink from Cross Keys Café as you shop for the perfect holiday gift in the Museum Shop.Read Press Release
Museum Releases New Book on Discovery of Revolutionary-Era Watercolor Depicting George Washington’s War Tent
A new book released by the Museum of the American Revolution provides a rare eyewitness view into the Revolutionary War.Read Press Release
Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday this Presidents Day Weekend
In 2019, the Museum of the American Revolution celebrated Washington’s 287th birthday with festivities throughout Presidents Day Weekend.Read Press Release
Create Your Own Superpowered Historical Figure During “Cartooning Around” Workshop, Dec. 29
Create your own historically inspired comic book superhero during "Cartooning Around," a special workshop geared toward young readers.Read Press Release
History Explorers Club Live: Occupied PhiladelphiaNovember 6, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. & 1:30-2:30 p.m.
In this family-friendly event geared toward kids ages 6-11, take a walk through Philadelphia under British authority, meeting British soldiers and everyday residents, and getting a hands-on glimpse into life in British-occupied Philadelphia in 1777-78.Go to Event
Museum's 5th Anniversary Celebration & Shot Heard 'Round the World CommemorationApril 19-24, 2022
Join the Museum onsite and online to celebrate the Museum's fifth anniversary and to commemorate the anniversary of the “shot heard ‘round the world,” as Ralph Waldo Emerson later called it, that ignited the Revolutionary War on April 19, 1775.Go to Event
How Can Augmented Reality Enhance Public History? Panel Discussion with West Point, April 20
How can one of technology’s most cutting-edge advances – augmented reality – bring to life centuries-old stories from the American Revolution? On Friday, April 20, 2018 at 1:30 p.m., cadets from the United States Military Academy will join the Museum of the American Revolution for a discussion on using digital technologies to energize public history.Read Press Release
An Evening with Occupied Philadelphia: His Royal Majesty’s Quizzo and Lantern TourNovember 5 from 5:30-8 p.m.
Young Friends and Museum Circle members are invited to join for a festive evening to kick off Occupied Philadelphia, the Museum’s annual living history weekend that recreates Philadelphia’s occupation by British troops in 1777-78 with neighborhood walking tours and family-friendly activities.Go to Event
Frozen in Time: Winter Scenes Tour from Trego to TroianiDecember 30, 2021 from 6-7 p.m.
Museum Members are invited to join an online gallery tour and interactive discussion with Museum Curator of Collections Mark A. Turdo and education staff live from a new display of William Trego’s famous March to Valley Forge to Don Troiani’s Advance to Trenton.Go to Event