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Member Preview of Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia

February 10, 2023
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S 3rd St
Philidelphia, PA 19106 United States


Join fellow Members at the Museum to celebrate the opening of Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia. This exhibition, called “an essential American story” by The Philadelphia Inquirer, will introduce visitors to James Forten, a Black Revolutionary War veteran, businessman, and philanthropist, and his remarkable descendants.

Members will enjoy refreshments in our member lounge with timed access to the exhibition before it is open to the public.


Museum of the American Revolution