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Thursday through Saturday
Opens at 11:00 AM
Last Admission at 5:00 PM

(202) 824-0613

437 7th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

The preserved rooms are accessible by both stairs and elevator.

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Upcoming Events

Saving Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office
April 5 @ 6:00 pm

Journey through the discovery, investigation, restoration and interpretation of the boarding house where Clara Barton lived and worked in the 1860s

Weeping No More
April 13 @ 6:00 pm

Southern black women artfully navigated the U.S. pension bureaucracy to gain recognition as a Union widows.

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Harriet Jacobs

Born a slave, Harriet Jacobs became an unstoppable truth teller, activist, and reformer.

“Ready for Mischief”

Dr. Mary E. Walker of New York embarked on a crusade to become a surgeon in the Union Army.

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