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The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site.


The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site has much to offer visitors. From tours of the historic Council House, to special programs about the history of women's rights and civil rights in America.

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For youth and student specific offerings please visit our For Teachers and For Kids pages.

*Please note: On-street parking is limited. We strongly suggest you use public transportation. Visit our Directions page for more information.


Scholars wishing to conduct research in the National Archives for Black Women's History should visit our Archives page for more information.

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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Mailing Address:

National Capital Parks-East
1900 Anacostia Drive SE

Washington, DC 20020



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