Museum of the American Revolution
The Museum of the American Revolution uncovers and shares compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events that sparked America’s ongoing experiment in liberty, equality, and self-government. Through the Museum’s unmatched collection, immersive galleries, powerful theater experiences, and interactive elements, visitors gain a deeper appreciation for how this nation came to be and feel inspired to consider their role in ensuring that the promise of the American Revolution endures. Located just steps away from Independence Hall, the Museum serves as a portal to the region’s many Revolutionary sites, sparking interest, providing context, and encouraging exploration. The Museum, which opened on April 19, 2017, is a private, non-profit, and non-partisan organization.
Note: The above descriptive information came from the museum's About the Museum page.
In The News
- History comes alive with MoAR's latest exhibit from Don Troiani, Metro, November 3, 2021.
- Revolution museum teaches how fife and drums were tools of war, WHYY, August 20, 2017.
- Philly's Newest Museum Celebrates Role Of Mothers Of American Revolution, CBS-3, May 13, 2017.
- Philly’s Museum Of The American Revolution Taking Shape, Sets Open Date, CBS-3, June 16, 2016.