Visitors engage with re-enactors on the Museum of the American Revolution Plaza.

Revolutionary Summer

Join us for a summer of Revolutionary fun! We're planning special programs, family-friendly activities, and holiday celebrations from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Pack more into your visit by taking a Family Highlights Tour, enjoy "Continental" Breakfast with a costumed interpreter, or take a walking tour around Historic Philadelphia. When you arrive, check out our Daily Programs listings.

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Summer Highlights

Daily Activities & Special Programs this Summer

See the Museum with an expert

Family Highlights Tour

Guided Tours

Hands-on crafts & replica costumes

Revolutionary Philadelphia!


Experience 18th century Philadelphia

Revolution Place


Dine with a costumed interpreter

Continental Breakfast


Washington's War Tent - Discovery Cart

Find a Museum educator outside of Washington's War Tent theater everyday this summer. Handle replica tent components and learn about how Museum staff and experts research, conserve, and interpret the marquee, or tent.