Operating Hours & Seasons
The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with our last guided tour at 4:00 p.m..
We encourage groups of 10 or more to call and make a reservation.
We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
The National Archives for Black Women's History is open by appointment only.
Did You Know?
Mary McLeod Bethune was invited by President Dumarsais Estimé of the President of Haïti to celebrate the 1949 Haïtian Exposition. She became the first woman to be given the Medal of Honor and Merit, Haïti's highest award.