A photo of Martha Graham dancing
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Yousuf Karsh, Martha Graham, 1948 © Yousuf Karsh, Gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh. National Portrait Gallery

Events

Stay up to date on Smithsonian events that tell women’s stories and honor their achievements in art, history, science, business and culture.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
11:00amWomen's History Month Highlights TourPostal Museum
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
12:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
11:00amWomen's History Month Highlights TourPostal Museum
12:00pmWomen and Music Curation at the SmithsonianAmerican History Museum
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
1:00pmWomen's History Month Highlights TourPostal Museum
1:30pmNative Women Rising, a Women's History Month Tour of Nation to NationAmerican Indian Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Thursday, March 28, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
12:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum
1:00pmLace making demonstrationAmerican History Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum
6:00pmWomen in Music Performance with BOOMscatPostal Museum

Friday, March 29, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
12:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
1:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:30pmNative Women Rising, a Women's History Month Tour of Nation to NationAmerican Indian Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
7:00pmNative Cinema Showcase in New York: SGaawaay K’uuna | Edge of the KnifeAmerican Indian Museum Heye Center

Saturday, March 30, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
12:00pmThe Women Directors Film Festival: Visionaries, Then and NowAmerican Art Museum
12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
12:00pmEmpresses Exhibition Opening DayArthur M. Sackler Gallery, Freer Gallery of Art
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Alice PaulPortrait Gallery
2:00pmFilm and Director Q&A with Dr. Sonya Grier: "DogParks and CoffeeShops: Diversity Seeking in Changing Neighborhoods"Anacostia Community Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
7:00pmCinema and Conversation: Amazing GraceAfrican American History and Culture Museum
7:00pmNative Cinema Showcase in New York: Warrior WomenAmerican Indian Museum Heye Center

Sunday, March 31, 2019

TimeEventVenue
All DayThe REDress ProjectAmerican Indian Museum
12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Alice PaulPortrait Gallery
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
3:00pmNative Cinema Showcase in New York: VaiAmerican Indian Museum Heye Center

Friday, April 5, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmCANCELED - Meet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:00pmCANCELED - Meet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for Women Wikipedia Edit-a-thonPortrait Gallery
2:00pmCANCELED - Meet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
7:00pmNina TotenbergAmerican Indian Museum

Saturday, April 6, 2019

TimeEventVenue
11:00amInteractive Demonstration: Her Story through Hopi PotteryNatural History Museum
1:00pmCANCELED - Votes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Rosa ParksPortrait Gallery
2:00pmCANCELED - Votes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Sunday, April 7, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Rosa ParksPortrait Gallery

Thursday, April 11, 2019

TimeEventVenue
8:00pmNational Air and Space Society Member Evening Featuring "Chasing the Moon"Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center

Friday, April 12, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
2:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum

Saturday, April 13, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Rachel CarsonPortrait Gallery
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Sunday, April 14, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmTeen Workshop: Women in PowerArthur M. Sackler Gallery
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Rachel CarsonPortrait Gallery

Friday, April 19, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
2:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum

Saturday, April 20, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Walt WhitmanPortrait Gallery
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Sunday, April 21, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Walt WhitmanPortrait Gallery

Monday, April 22, 2019

TimeEventVenue
6:45pmHarriet Tubman, Union SpyS. Dillon Ripley Center

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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6:45pmWriter Geraldine Brooks on Little Women at 150S. Dillon Ripley Center

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

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8:00pmEXPLORING SPACE LECTURE: The New Moon: Recent Advances in Lunar ScienceAir and Space Museum

Thursday, April 25, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmJAM concerts featuring Howard University's Women's Vocal Ensemble, SAASYAmerican History Museum
1:00pmJAM concerts featuring Howard University's Women's Vocal Ensemble, SAASYAmerican History Museum
2:00pmJAM concerts featuring Howard University's Women's Vocal Ensemble, SAASYAmerican History Museum

Friday, April 26, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
1:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum
2:00pmMeet the WheelwomanAmerican History Museum

Saturday, April 27, 2019

TimeEventVenue
12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Theodore RooseveltPortrait Gallery
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Sunday, April 28, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Theodore RooseveltPortrait Gallery

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

TimeEventVenue
6:00pmInnovative Lives: Merry Lynn MorrisAmerican History Museum

Saturday, May 4, 2019

TimeEventVenue
10:30amAmazing Women Mother's Day reading & card workshopPostal Museum
12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Thursday, May 23, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmLace making demonstrationAmerican History Museum

Friday, June 28, 2019

TimeEventVenue
1:00pmCooking Up History: The Harvey Girls & Meals for Rail PassengersAmerican History Museum

Saturday, July 6, 2019

TimeEventVenue
2:00pmAuthor Talk with Dr. Ashante Reese: Black Food Geographies: Race, Self-Reliance, and Food Access in Washington, D.C.