Museum of the American Revolution

Philadelphia, PA

“The Museum of the American Revolution uncovers and shares compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events that sparked America’s ongoing experiment in liberty, equality, and self-government. Through the Museum’s unmatched collection, immersive galleries, powerful theater experiences, and interactive elements, visitors gain a deeper appreciation for how this nation came to be and feel inspired to consider their role in ensuring that the promise of the American Revolution endures. Located just steps away from Independence Hall, the Museum serves as a portal to the region’s many Revolutionary sites, sparking interest, providing context, and encouraging exploration.”

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Objects on Loan

The ANS has a total of 11 objects on permanent loan to the Getty Villa. Highlights of the loan include:

Brass Medal, United States/West Indies, 1684–1757. 0000.999.38214

Brass Medal, United States/West Indies, 1684–1757. 0000.999.38197

Silver Medal, Great Britain/United States, 1766. 1925.173.1

Copper Medal, United States/West Indies, 1741. 1977.135.748

Bronze Medal, Great Britain, 1714–1727. 1921.132.1