Upcoming Events

  1. Historic Change: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Reverend Doctor Pauli Murray

    February 22, 2024

    Join the United States Mint, the National Women’s History Museum, and DC Public Library to celebrate the life and legacy of Reverend Doctor Pauli Murray and commemorate the release of the 2024 Pauli Murray quarter, the eleventh coin to be released in the U.S. Mint’s American Women Quarters™ Program.

    Celebrate the life and legacy of Reverend Doctor Pauli Murray and commemorate the release of the 2024 Pauli Murray quarter at the DC Public Library.
  2. FITDC Herstory 5k

    March 9, 2024
    NWHM is proud to be an official partner of the FITDC Herstory 5k, the premier citywide celebration of women's history in Washington, DC.
  3. Brave Girls Virtual Storytime: Martin & Anne with author Nancy Churnin

    March 20, 2024
    Calling all young readers and their grownups! Join author Nancy Churnin as she reads her 2019 picture book Martin & Anne: The Kindred Spirits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Anne Frank. Nancy will then answer young readers’ questions!
  4. Bus Tour: Black Feminist DC

    April 13, 2024

    Explore the history of Black feminism in Washington, DC with National Coalition Partner A Tour of Her Own.

    Explore the history of Black feminism in Washington, DC with National Coalition Partner A Tour of Her Own.
  5. Virtual Workshop for Educators, Silences in the Archive: Women’s History and (lack of) Primary Resources

    April 17, 2024
    Learn strategies for reading primary sources to help students understand those silences and make inquiries and analysis based on them
  6. Walking Tour: Black Feminist DC

    April 27, 2024

    Explore the rich history of Black feminism in Washington, DC and discover historical sites and markers honoring Black women's contributions.

    Explore the rich history of Black feminism in Washington, DC and discover historical sites and markers honoring Black women's contributions.