• Council House Front Door

    Mary McLeod Bethune Council House

    National Historic Site DC

For Kids

MAMC Jr Ranger Book Cover

Painting of Mary McLeod Bethune in front of the Council House

NPS, painting by Paul Linquist

The National Park Service offers a number of opportunities for young people all ages to learn more about the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site.

Be A Junior Ranger

Student Packets

Chopstick Book

 

Did You Know?

Mary McLeod Bethune pins a corsage on Eleanor Roosevelt.

Eleanor Roosevelt twice came to Daytona Beach, Florida, as the guest of Mary McLeod Bethune. She stayed in Mrs. Bethune's home on the campus of the Bethune-Cookman College.