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

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

Parks as Classrooms

Traveling Trunks

Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site now offers the Maggie L. Walker: Her Life and Times Traveling Trunk for elementary school classes, daycares, after-school programs, church groups and other organizations. This Standard of Learning-based activity includes replica clothing from the early 20th Century, books, games, activities, posters and more.

Field Trips

Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site offers free, fun-filled curriculum-based educational programs throughout the year! Explore the visitor center, exhibit building and Mrs. Walker's home. Participate in a variety of hands-on educational activities that are tailored to meet the Standards of Learning and will excite students to uncover the remarkable story of a 20th-century role model.