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"Women March" Gallery Tour
Gallery Tours
Valerie Paley
Mon, March 23rd, 2020 | 11:00 am
(Members $24)


Celebrate the centennial of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote in 1920, and discover the efforts of a diverse array of women to expand and give substantive meaning to American democracy in the centuries both before and after the suffrage victory.

Valerie Paley, curator of Women March, is senior vice president and chief historian at the New-York Historical Society as well as director of the museum’s Center for Women’s History.


Joyce B. Cowin Women’s History Gallery, New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024


Creative: Tronvig Group