Programs

Living History Days at N-YHS
Living History: Votes for Women!
Sat, March 16th, 2019 | 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Free with Museum Admission All ages This Women’s History Month, join us to celebrated the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment—passed by Congress in 1919! Meet Living Historians portraying suffragists from the early 20th century who helped win the right to vote for women across the nation. Listen to stories about their contributions to the battle for the ballot, take a close look at their 1900s wardrobe and special parade accessories, and discover what it was like to canvass the city for voters. You’ll even make a pin-on suffrage cockade to show your support!