About

ABOUT

Revolutionary Characters is a program of The Old State House – Boston’s Revolutionary Museum.

Every Old State House visitor receives a card which tells the story of a real person who lived in Boston on the eve of the American Revolution. Revolutionary Characters help people to see the Revolution through the eyes of the people who lived it.

Using this website, you can explore over 100 Characters. Browse the profiles of everyone from Abigial Adams to William Scott; read about their lives, see who they are connected to and share pages with your friends.

If you have any questions about the program please contact us.