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.

Monday, September 23, 2019

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1:00pmMusical Monday Matinees: DreamgirlsS. Dillon Ripley Center

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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12:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum
2:30pmJustice Must Be DoneAmerican History Museum

Thursday, September 26, 2019

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12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
6:00pmREMIX: The Future is FemalePortrait Gallery

Friday, September 27, 2019

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

Saturday, September 28, 2019

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12:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
1:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum
2:00pmMarch on Washington Film Festival: The Me I Want to SingPortrait Gallery
2:00pmVotes for WomenAmerican History Museum

Thursday, October 3, 2019

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12:30pmIn Focus: The Four JusticesPortrait Gallery
4:00pmCharles C. Eldredge Prize LectureAmerican Art Museum
5:30pmIn Focus: The Four JusticesPortrait Gallery

Saturday, October 5, 2019

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1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Dolores HuertaPortrait Gallery

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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6:45pmA Rally With the SuffragistsPortrait Gallery

Thursday, October 10, 2019

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6:00pmWomen of Color: The Power of Protest Native American Women Activists: Resistance, Resilience, and Passing the TorchPortrait Gallery

Friday, October 11, 2019

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1:00pmCooking Up History: Mollie Katzen's Moosewood CookbookAmerican History Museum

Saturday, October 12, 2019

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1:00pmCooking Up History: Salsa con SalsaAmerican History Museum
6:00pmARTLAB: The SalonHirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden

Monday, October 21, 2019

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10:30amYoung Portrait Explorers: Frida KahloPortrait Gallery

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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5:30pmStrike a Prose: Write from Your Soul (cross-genre)Portrait Gallery

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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7:00pmHistorically Speaking: The Bold World An Evening with Jodie Patterson and Thelma GoldenAfrican American History and Culture Museum

Saturday, November 2, 2019

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1:00pmMake a Traditional Native American Black Ash BasketNatural History Museum
6:00pm“Is Womanist to Feminist as Purple is to Lavender?”African American History and Culture Museum

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

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6:45pmA Conversation with Katie CouricNatural History Museum

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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8:30amDC Museums Salute the Suffragists: Tracing the Path to the Voting Booth
6:00pmMovies at SAAM: Street HeroinesAmerican Art Museum

Thursday, November 14, 2019

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10:30amFilm and Discussion: Warrior WomenAnacostia Community Museum
6:00pmWomen of Color: The Power of Protest Ain't I A Woman: Activism, Legacy and Our Quest for JusticePortrait Gallery

Friday, November 15, 2019

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1:00pmCooking Up History: Lavash: An Expression of Armenian HeritageAmerican History Museum

Monday, November 18, 2019

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6:45pmLidia Bastianich: An Italian Classic

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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2:00pmPocahontas: Her Place in the Emerging Atlantic World and Nascent United StatesAmerican Indian Museum

Thursday, November 21, 2019

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1:00pmLace making demonstrationAmerican History Museum

Saturday, November 30, 2019

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1:00pmPortrait Story Days: Zitkala-ŠaPortrait Gallery

Sunday, March 1, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Monday, March 2, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Thursday, March 5, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Friday, March 6, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Saturday, March 7, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Sunday, March 8, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Monday, March 9, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

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12:30pmCANCELED - Smithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmCANCELED - Smithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Thursday, March 12, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Friday, March 13, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Saturday, March 14, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Sunday, March 15, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Monday, March 16, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Thursday, March 19, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum

Friday, March 20, 2020

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12:30pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum
2:00pmSmithsonian American Art Museum Highlights TourAmerican Art Museum