Women’s Rights National Historical Park announces the reopening of Elizabeth Cady Stanton House on March 2, 2013
Contact: David Malone, 315.568.2991 ext 3002
Seneca Falls - The Elizabeth Cady Stanton House will reopen - on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Located at 32 Washington Street in Seneca Falls, the house is part of Women's Rights National Historical Park.Visitors are encouraged to stop by the visitor center at 136 Fall St or call 315.568.0024 to confirm tours at 11:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. daily.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was one of the organizers of the First Women's Rights Convention held in 1848, in Seneca Falls. After the convention, Stanton was recognized as one of the leaders of the women's rights movement in the United States. In 1869, Stanton, along with Susan B. Anthony, formed the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA). The organization pushed for a woman's suffrage amendment to the United States Constitution.
The Elizabeth Cady Stanton House has been restored to its 1848 appearance and is listed as a National Historic Landmark.
For more information, please visi call (315) 568-0024.