Press Releases

July 2, 2010

Beyond Bells and Bonfires

John Adams hoped for the fireworks, as well as "general knowledge" of what they celebrate.

July 1, 2010

Happy Birthday America!

On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress voted to adopt the Declaration of Independence. Many people learned of the historic vote by reading their newspaper, the Pennsylvania Evening Post. A copy of this newspaper survived the centuries and is now a part of The American Revolution Center’s (ARC) collection.

May 26, 2010

Americans Will Always Fight For Liberty

As we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, this image of soldiers from two of America's greatest generations reminds us that, indeed, Americans will always fight for liberty.

April 7, 2010

American Revolution Center Names Three New Members to Board of Directors

The American Revolution Center (ARC) named three new members to its Board of Directors: John B. Adams Jr., Stephen H. Case, and Ambassador Louise V. Oliver. “These new Board members will further our mission to engage a broad public in the understanding of the American Revolution and its ongoing legacy,” said H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest, Chairman of the Board of Directors of The American Revolution Center.

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