Labor Day Weekend marks the last chance to see the special exhibition Liberty: Don Troiani’s Paintings of the Revolutionary War at the Museum of the American Revolution.
Kids 12 years old and younger will receive free Museum admission throughout the holiday weekend (available only at the Museum’s front desk, not online) from Saturday, September 3 – Monday, September 5, 2022.
Liberty, the first major exhibition of original artwork by nationally renowned historical artist Don Troiani, brings together more than 45 paintings alongside historic artifacts that illuminate the story in each scene. The exhibition is on view throughSeptember 5 and is included with regular Museum admission. Families can enjoy the special exhibition with a printed family guide full of games and activities and complete a scavenger hunt to win a prize.
Throughout the weekend, visitors also will learn about the Continental Army’s alliance with France and comte de Rochambeau’s march through Philadelphia on Sept. 2, 1781, en route to Yorktown, with costumed living history interpreters, discovery carts, pop-up talks, hands-on crafts, a bilingual gallery guide, and a new French language audio tour. French-themed offerings are sponsored by the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail of the National Park Service.