Women of the Nation Arise!

Friday, March 6, 7pm-9pm
Location: Staten Island Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A, SI, NY 10301

View the exhibition prior to opening day at this members only preview! 

Women of the Nation Arise! presents Staten Island’s unique place in the history of the suffrage movement by recounting stories of local suffragists, their contributions to the national effort, and the tactics they employed to win the vote.

Discover how women's right to vote was earned as well as the relevance to present-day considerations of civic engagement and voter participation. Click here to learn more about becoming a Museum member and gaining access to members only events.

This Exhibition is made possible in part by Con Edison, the New York State Council on the Arts, public funds provided through the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and by a planning grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.