Ranger Programs

Hillary Clinton talks to a park ranger
Hillary Clinton attends a ranger program.

NPS photo

Join a park ranger at 11am in the summer months (Wednesday- Saturday) to learn little more about the experience of being First Lady. First Ladies like Eleanor Roosevelt and Rosalynn Carter made strides in formalizing the responsibilities of the role, while others backed away from the spotlight. What do the American people expect from a First Lady? Should she travel internationally or focus on a domestic cause? Explore some of these questions during our ranger programs.

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Education has been a cause of many First Ladies.

Field Trips

Bring your elementary, middle, high school or college group to learn about the uniquely American role of the First Lady.

Portraits of Abigail Adams, Mary Lincoln, Edith Wilson, Mamie Eisenhower, and Barbara Bush

First Ladies of the United States

Over 47 women have held the role of First Lady as of 2017. Who are they?

Michelle Obama hugs Girl Scouts.

Girl Scout Programs

Girl Scouts have a long connection to First Ladies and we celebrate that here by helping visiting troops earn patches.

Last updated: March 3, 2020

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