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Read an excerpt of Pauline Maier where she provides a glimpse into the creation of a radical rethinking that led to America's experiment in democracy.Read More
Andrew Roberts on The Last King of America
Historian and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Andrew Roberts joined the Museum of the American Revolution in February 2022 for a talk on his latest book, The Last King of America: The Misunderstood Reign of George III.Read More
Meet the Revolution: Kalela Williams
Historical interpreter Kalela Williams discusses the character she portrays – an African American teacher in Philadelphia in the 1790s.Read More
Meet the Revolution: Noah Lewis
Historical interpreter Noah Lewis discusses his portrayal of Edward "Ned" Hector, a free African American man and soldier who fought in the Revolutionary War.Read More
Women’s Lives in Revolutionary America: A Teaching Exploration with Historian Karin WulfMarch 11, 2021 from 7-8:30 p.m.
This free teacher workshop will welcome author and historian Dr. Karin Wulf to discuss the lives of everyday women in Revolutionary America.Go to Event
Revolutionary Makers & Artisans: A Living History EventMay 14, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. & May 15, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Join historical tradespeople at the Museum for hands-on activities and demonstrations of the skills and trades that made a Revolution in 1770s Philadelphia.Go to Event
Read the Revolution Speaker Series with Julie Winch, Featuring Atwood "Kip" Forten JacobsApril 12, 2023 from 5:30-8 p.m.
Historian Dr. Julie Winch joins the Museum to reflect on her groundbreaking biography, A Gentleman of Color: The Life of James Forten, and will be joined by Forten's great-great-great-great grandson, Atwood “Kip” Forten Jacobs.Go to Event
Feeding Washington's Army
Read an excerpt from Ricardo A. Herrera's book, Feeding Washington's Army: Surviving the Valley Forge Winter of 1778.Read More
Unveiling New "Brave Men as Ever Fought" Painting by Don Troiani at AAMP
On Sept. 2, 2021, we unveiled a new painting by renowned historical artist Don Troiani titled "Brave Men as Ever Fought" at the African American Museum in Philadelphia.Read More
This excerpt from Alan Taylor strips away the rosy veneer associated with the American Revolution to reveal a violent civil war and a fragile new nation.Read More