Travel Washington, DC

From its beginnings as an undeveloped rural area to its place today as a political, economic, and cultural center, Washington, DC, has engaging stories to tell about the people and places that have helped shape the Nation. 

Group of women in early 20th century closing standing in front of Capitol Building.
Travel Women’s History in Washington, DC

Spend a day exploring the historic sites of Washington, DC relating to women’s history.

Brochure of woman on horseback.
1913 Woman Suffrage Procession

In 1913, women marched down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC to demand the right to vote.

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History and Archeology of DC

The Monumental Core in DC contains some of the nation’s most iconic landmarks. Discover some of the archeology of this iconic landscape.

Last updated: August 4, 2020