We're open Thursdays and Fridays in November and December, 10am – 4pm.
Become a Member
We invite you to join us in keeping America's Revolutionary History lively and relevant! Membership is a great way to support the Museum and save on admissions. Click here to become an Independence Museum Member or to give the gift of membership today!
Become a Volunteer
Whether its leading guided tours, teaching school programs, assisting in the office, or serving customers in the Museum Gift Shop, you can be an invaluable part of our team. Click here for a Volunteer Application form.
We need your support! Please consider a gift before December 31st to our general operating fund to help us preserve our buildings and collection, and educate our visitors and students about our story. Click here to donate today.
Upcoming Strategic Plan
The Museum is currently working on a Strategic Plan to help guide the future of our programs and offerings. We are eager to hear your thoughts on our institution! Please contact Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, comments or ideas. We look forward to sharing the completed Plan, and the next stages of the Museum with you in the spring of 2014.
American Independence Festival
The American Independence Museum announces the date for the 24th annual American Independence Festival to be July 12th, 2014. Please save the date today! For more information and to become involved, please visit our Festival page.
Blue Star Museums Program
This year, AIM is participating in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration between the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. We're offering free admission to active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families for regular museum tours and to the American Independence Festival. We also have free admission to veterans on July 4, August 3 (in honor of Purple Heart Day), and November 14.
A complete list of participating museums is available at www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.