Philadelphia and the American Revolution

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Philadelphia and the American Revolution

Thursday, September 27
  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Museum of the American Revolution

101 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

  • Learn from alumni experts about Philadelphia’s role in the American Revolution
  • Network with fellow Blue Hens
  • Explore galleries including the showcase exhibit featuring George Washington’s tent

Space is limited, and registration closes September 13.

All guests will have the opportunity to explore exhibits and view the Philadelphia Museum of the American Revolution showpiece – the oval-shaped tent, or marquee, used by General George Washington. This 22-foot-long by 15-foot-wide linen marquee served as Washington’s portable field office and sleeping quarters and was repeatedly assembled and dismantled to travel with him as his troops fought for the colonies’ independence.

Read about our speakers.

Advance registration closes on September 26.
Walk-ins are welcome at $30/person. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.

No refunds will be issued after 4 p.m. on September 21.

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