Tunes from Owen Madden's Music Book

We enlisted our summer intern Matt Skic to play some of the tunes from Revolutionary War soldier and fifer Owen Madden's music book, a new object in the Museum's collection. Take a listen! More


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    The Museum is celebrating Washington's #b-day at the Blue Cross RiverRink WinterFest. From 1 to 3 pm Museum staff w…
  • FEB 16
    Breakfast with George Washington! On Sunday, Feb. 18, share a buffet w/ the "father of the country," & create your…
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    Haven't seen Among His Troops yet? Take a 10am Early Access Guided Tour - Offered Sat, Sun, & Mon of…

Building History By The Numbers

How many tons of steel and miles of wire does it take to make a Museum? We asked our construction team to help us visualize the impressive amount of materials and labor required to construct our new building. More

Museum Topped Off!

On July 16, 2015, on a spectacular summer day, we celebrated the "Topping Off" of the Museum with our construction crew, staff, board members, supporters, and friends. More