• Collage of images, including Maggie Walker, her home, and the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

For Kids

Junior Ranger Badge

Take a trip back in time and learn about the remarkable life of Maggie Lena Walker. Many National Parks offer visitors the opportunity to join the National Park Service Family as Junior Rangers. Interested students complete a series of activities during their park visit, share their answers with a park ranger, and receive an official Junior Ranger badge.

To become a Junior Ranger at Maggie L. Walker NHS, come to the visitor center, pick up a Junior Ranger activity booklet and start your quest to explore, learn and discover more about Maggie Walker. Once you have completed the booklet, return to the visitor center to receive your Junior Ranger Badge.

 

Coloring Sheets

If you can't visit Maggie Walker National Historic Site, you can print these fun coloring sheets to learn more about Mrs. Walker, her bank, and her home.

The Walker House - coloring sheet (pdf)

Maggie Walker at work - coloring sheet (pdf)

Independent Order of St. Luke Juvenile Cadet - coloring sheet (pdf)

St. Luke Penny Savings Bank - coloring sheet (pdf)

 
Web Ranger

Now you can be a Junior Ranger even if you are not able to visit a national park. Play more than 50 games and learn about your National Parks.

Become a Web Ranger!

Did You Know?

Women teachers with class circa 1900

In many states, when women married they could no longer teach school. Maggie Walker had to give up her teaching job when she married Armstead Walker in 1886.