• 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

Nearby Attractions

Seneca Knitting Mill
Seneca Knitting Mill along the Seneca Cayuga Canal in downtown Seneca Falls. This site is the future home of the National Women's Hall of Fame, presently operating out of 76 Fall Street, Seneca Falls.

For information on area museums, lodging, camping, dining, and wineries go to Seneca County Tourism.

For additional information on camping go to New York State Parks. Cayuga Lake State Park and Sampson State Park are the two nearest State Parks with camping facilities. Several more are within an hours drive.

For other museums related to women's history visit the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites. Click here to view a report from the Women's Progress Commemorative Commission and here to view their database of women's history sites.

Did You Know?

Wesleyan Chapel, site of the First Women's Rights Convention, as it is preserved today.

Did you know that one of the organizers of the First Women's Rights Convention in America, Martha Coffin Wright, frequently housed fugitive slaves in her kitchen? More...