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

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

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Events Upcoming for July

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  • Maggie L. Walker 150th Birthday Celebration

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Celebrate and honor the life and legacy of Maggie Lena Walker on the 150th anniversary of her birth. More

  • Maggie Walker's Richmond Bus Tour

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    This two hour, ranger-led bus tour will explore some of the sites significant to Maggie Walker in Richmond to illuminate the nuances of her personal and professional narrative. More

  • "We Cannot Stand Alone: The Life and Legacy of Maggie Lena Walker"

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Celebrate the life and accomplishments of Maggie Lena Walker on the 150th anniversary of her birth. This capstone event will illuminate Walker's life through the words and stories of people who lived during her time. More

Did You Know?

Mrs. Walker's rolling chair

Mrs. Walker’s partial paralysis, brought on by diabetes, forced her to be confined to a wheelchair. Not one to let anything slow her down, she converted a chair by adding metal wheels.