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

    Maggie L Walker

    National Historic Site Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

Please note that, effective March 11, 2013, Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site will be closed on Mondays, in addition to its regular Sunday closures.

Winter hours: Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site is open Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., November 1 through February 28.

Summer hours: Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site is open Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., March 1 through October 31.

The site is closed Sundays and Mondays, January 1, Thanksgiving and December 25.

 
Quality Row
Walker's house sat squarely in the center of “Quality Row,” a residential block of African American lawyers, doctors, ministers, and bankers in Jim Crow Richmond’s Jackson Ward.
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Electric car

Maggie Walker loved the newest technology and fashions. In 1910, she sold her horses and carriage, and bought an electric car.