Women's history in the United States is rich in texture, featuring both ordinary lives and extraordinary accomplishments. The stories found in national parks, from Massachusetts to Alaska, demonstrate that women have been active participants in the development of American society as political activists, intellectuals, innovators, entrepreneurs, laborers, and educators.
The legacies of American women help us to better understand our nation's history. Cultural landscapes can provide us the chance to visit those legacies.
Last updated: March 29, 2017