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September 30, 2016

Museum of the American Revolution Names John Aglialoro as New Board Member

Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 30, 2016— At its Sept. 21 meeting, the Board of Directors of the Museum of the American Revolution elected John Aglialoro as its newest member. Also at the meeting, Board Member David Acton was named Vice Chairman, filling the position that was vacated with the passing of Carl Buchholz earlier this year.

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June 24, 2016

Experts from Museum of the American Revolution Available to Comment on July 4 Stories

Philadelphia, PA (June 24, 2016) – As the July 4 holiday approaches, experts from the forthcoming Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia are available to assist the news media with stories about America’s founding. When it opens to the public on April 19, 2017, the Museum will explore the remarkable story of the American Revolution from its origins to ultimate victory and its continuing relevance.

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June 16, 2016

Museum of the American Revolution to Open April 19, 2017

Announces $10 Million Gift from Gerry Lenfest

Philadelphia, PA, June 16, 2016 — On April 19, 1775, a shot rang out across the North Bridge in Concord, Massachusetts, igniting the Revolutionary War and changing the course of history forever. Philadelphia’s new Museum of the American Revolution will bring to life the dramatic story of our nation’s founding when it officially opens on April 19, 2017, the anniversary of “the shot heard ‘round the world.”

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