February 27, 2018

Revolutionary Women

Celebrate Revolutionary women by experiencing their personal stories. Throughout the Museum, you can see details of women's lives and the contributions they made to either side that made them a part of founding the new country. More

January 9, 2018

The Ten Crucial Days in Ten Hours

In the middle of the Revolutionary War, New Jersey was a battlefield. Soldiers fought in small skirmished and large battles, shivered in winter quarters, and marched almost everywhere. Civilians supported the cause of liberty or the King, followed the armies, and got by as best they could. We tell some of these stories at the Museum of the American Revolution and we encourage guests to visit nearby historic sites to learn more about what happened in our region. More


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    The Museum will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, March 21 due to the weather.
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August 18, 2017

Acquiring the Tent

One of the greatest treasures in the Museum’s collection is George Washington’s Headquarters Tent. It was Washington’s sleeping... More

December 19, 2016

Remembering Valley Forge

Valley Forge holds a special place in the history of the Museum of the American Revolution. Our over 100-year history begins with the Valley Forge Historical Society and Rev. More