Tunes from Owen Madden's Music Book

We enlisted our summer intern Matt Skic to play some of the tunes from Revolutionary War soldier and fifer Owen Madden's music book, a new object in the Museum's collection. Take a listen! More


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    #Today from 5 pm to 8 pm, experience the unique romance of history. Live music plus food & drinks specials. $10-GA…
  • FEB 19
    @jreal617 History after Hours tickets are $10 for GA and free for members.
  • FEB 19
    The Museum is OPEN today - Mon. Feb. 19 - from 10-5. Please note that Chestnut and Third Sts. are closed around the…

Building History By The Numbers

How many tons of steel and miles of wire does it take to make a Museum? We asked our construction team to help us visualize the impressive amount of materials and labor required to construct our new building. More

Museum Topped Off!

On July 16, 2015, on a spectacular summer day, we celebrated the "Topping Off" of the Museum with our construction crew, staff, board members, supporters, and friends. More