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New Beginnings: Immigrant Women and the American Experience

PSA New Exhibit: Explore the ways that immigrant women have transformed America socially, politically, and economically.

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Please join with us in this historic effort to reclaim the "other half" of history by becoming a Charter Member of the National Women's History Museum today!

Don't Tell Me I Can't...

PSA Don’t tell these girls they can’t achieve their dreams. Click to be inspired.

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We appreciate support in all forms and are especially grateful for financial support from individuals like you. Consider the following ways you can help us build our museum: Gift Membership, Donate Online, Donate by Mail, Donate by Phone and Planned Giving.

Support Women's History in Style

Althea Gibson Online luxury dressmaker, Project Gravitas has selected the National Women’s History Museum (NWHM) as its featured charity for National Women’s History Month. As such, 10% of sales of its “Althea” skirt (named for tennis legend, Althea Gibson) during the month of March will be donated to NWHM. If you’re looking to support women’s history in style, we encourage you to visit Project Gravitas’ blog to learn more.

Congress Votes To Create Congressional Commission To Study Creation of National Women's History Museum

DECEMBER 12, 2014 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Women's History Museum (NWHM) today announced Congressional approval of legislation calling for the creation of a privately funded, bipartisan congressional commission to study and produce a plan for a national women's history museum in the nation's capital. The bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) now heads to the White House where it awaits President Obama's signature.

NWHM Events

Women Making History 2015

Join us for “Women Making History” on May 11. The event recognizes a select group of wom... [more]

Google Art Talk – Monday March 23

NWHM will be presenting a Google Art Talk on Monday, March 23 at 12 pm EST. The title is “Hist... [more]

NWHM News

NWHM Welcomes Laura Dale Rheintgen as Direct...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   NWHM WELCOMES LAURA DALE RHEINTGEN AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT   AL... [more]

NWHM Welcomes Susan D. Whiting as Board Chai...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   NWHM WELCOMES SUSAN D. WHITING AS BOARD CHAIR ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA &nda... [more]

Congress Votes To Create Congressional Commi...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONGRESS VOTES TO CREATE CONGRESSIONAL COMMISSION TO STUDY CREATION OF ... [more]