American Revolution

In this Feb. 28, 2019 photo, fossilized dinosaur footprints are shown on a paving stone at the Valley Forge National Historical Park in Valley Forge, Pa.
Matt Rourke/AP Photo
March 06, 2019 - 10:48 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press VALLEY FORGE, Pa. (AP) — The national park on the site where George Washington and the struggling Continental Army endured a tough winter during the American Revolution boasts a new feature that's a couple of hundred million years old — dozens of fossilized...
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John McDevitt | KYWNewsradio
John McDevitt
October 25, 2018 - 6:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —The Museum of the American Revolution in Old City opens a new exhibit on Saturday highlighting Alexander Hamilton's contributions and the Philadelphia connections in forming the nation. Students from The Shipley School in Bryn Mawr got a chance to try on colonial...
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Revolution Place
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
June 05, 2018 - 5:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Revolution Place" sounds like the hip new Old City neighborhood hotspot. And in a way, it was — back in the 1700s. "Revolution Place" is a new family friendly exhibit at the Museum of the American Revolution. The exhibit takes an interactive approach to history,...
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A historical interpreter talks to visitors at the American Revolution Museum.
Kim Adams | KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
May 27, 2018 - 10:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Revolutionary War and its fallen soldiers were the focus of remembrance at the Museum of the American Revolution for Memorial Day weekend. "I feel proud because people lived on this and they survived," marveled 14-year-old Ella as she boarded a replica privateer...
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