• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

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  • Days of Operation

    Beginning on December 30, 2013 the park will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The park will be open Wednesday-Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm

Keep the Dream Alive Events

keep the dream alive logo with flag and photo of MLK

June 22, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Wesleyan Chapel
Kick Off Event "1964 Civil Rights Act Revisited"

July 3, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Wesleyan Chapel
Program on the 161st Anniversary of Frederick Douglass' speech "What to the Slave is the Fouth of July?"

August 28, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM in the park visitor center
"I Have a Dream" 50th Anniversary Film

November 1, 2013 thru April 26, 2014
Keep the Dream Alive Film Festival
Fridays and Saturdays at Noon in the park visitor center. See schedule here.

July 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the Wesleyan Chapel
Event Finale "Signing the Civil Rights Act"

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Did You Know?

Statues in the lobby of the visitor center

Did you know that many women's rights reformers were also abolitionists, and that the writers of the Declaration of Sentiments borrowed phrases and ideas from the antislavery movement? More...