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The Museum of the American Revolution brings to life the events, people, and ideals of our nation’s founding. Through Revolutionary-era artifacts, immersive environments, theater experiences, and recreated historical moments, visitors can experience the dynamic story of the American Revolution from its origins to ultimate victory and its continuing relevance.
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Stand beneath the branches and lanterns of a life-size reproduction of the Boston Liberty Tree, where the first stirrings of revolt were discussed and debated, in one of the museum’s most captivating immersive environments. Climb aboard a replica privateer ship to experience the war at sea—a favorite for kids of all ages!
Stand among life-size replicas of members of the Oneida Indian Nation; listen and become immersed in the intense debate that led to their decision to break with the Iroquois Confederacy and join the American cause. Learn how to stand in ranks and move in formation as you prepare to experience the sights and sounds of the Revolutionary War in the Battlefield Theater. Follow General George Washington’s Headquarters Tent’s remarkable journey from the Revolutionary War to the present in Washington’s War Tent, a moving and immersive film.
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