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This is the official National Park Service American Revolution Web Site. Explore this truly revolutionary period that resulted in a new nation and new form of government. The events of 1775 through 1787 changed the course of history. The effects of the Revolution are still felt today around the world.
Tour the places and view the objects that bring this history alive.
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Planning a trip? Get out and explore history. Learn about American Revolution parks around the country, or near
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If you're teaching or learning about the American Revolution, this is the place
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Check out the American Revolution timeline and learn about the events that helped shape our country.
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The American Revolution has an
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Honored Places: The National Park Service Teacher s Guide to the American Revolution
This five lesson guide captures what is compelling about history. It shows the complexity and connections between events and people of the Revolution and how it shaped ideas and events over time. Visit the Teachers section of Revolutionary Learning for details.


The American Revolution: Official National Park Service  Handbook now on sale  
At over two-dozen national parks, the American Revolution awaits discovery. See a 16 page preview of The American Revolution: Official National Park Service Handbook . Purchase The American Revolution at your local national park or online using the link below.
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