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Museum of the American Revolution

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Museum of the American Revolution Admission
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Museum of the American Revolution Admission
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Experience the Revolution. Join the angry mob that pulls down a statue of King George III. Face the enemy on the front lines of battle while risking everything for the uncertain hope of freedom. Take an engrossing chronological journey that gives...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
+1 215-253-6731
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were in town for the Army Navy game and had a few hours to spare before heading home. What a gem we found in this museum! Great staff and historians to answer questions, beautiful and clean facility full of historical artifacts and information, and...More

Thank Rosie3212018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a couple hours of free time before an appointment and decided to use it to explore this museum. I paid for the audio tour, got my map showing that I would be making a total of 17 stops, I was set to go....More

Thank Jozie2009
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the coolest history museums I've been to in awhile! Instead of focusing on specific founders, this museum really focuses on telling the story of the American Revolution. There's an audio tour to help you journey through the galleries. The museum has...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is beautiful. The layout is fantastic, the information in the exhibits is interesting and easy to read, and the hands-on experiences are great for young children and teens. Be sure to check time schedules in the lobby for appearances of historical figures and...More

1  Thank Companion13480039674
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really interesting museum dedicated to the Revolutionary War and showcasing General Washington's original tent.

Thank MaryBeth N
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been excited to visit the Museum of the American Revolution since it opened. Being a graduate of Gettysburg College, I had high expectations for this new space. I was not disappointed one bit. This space is huge. What was met with skepticism when...More

Thank CJRowan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

went to Philadelphia Thanksgiving week to visit family. we spent a day on center city and the one thing I wanted to see was museum of the American revolution, excellent choice. plenty to see very user friendly. a must see is Washington tent movie, worth...More

Thank billhordy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great new museum. Plenty of hands on exhibits and a strong emphasis on visual displays. There is a lot to take in so I recommend the audio tour. It was only $5 and it gives a good overview & theme of each...More

Thank Baxman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time here. Wife organized trip. Very big space with much to see. Great movies all with captions. Place absorbs large crowds. Easy walking and elevators, large aisles. Lots of new info even for Americans. Good presentation of Native American people and African Americans. Decent...More

Thank Safetyguy_328
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was going through this museum minding my own business and there was this tour guide talking with his group approaching me while I was still looking. I politely got out of the way for the tour and waited for the guide to finish so...More

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4 September 2018|
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Response from Shirley D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I did not notice any, but you can certainly call and ask.
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11 July 2018|
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Response from gregoryr0301 | Reviewed this property |
Took us about 4 to 5 hours and well worth it. Amazing deep dive into American History!
Paula S
26 May 2018|
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Response from docjifast | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend at least 3-4 hours. This is a good museum and afterward you can have dinner outside at the British pub across the street. Great outing!!