How did the women of CT work for – or against – the right to vote? In this behind-the-scenes program, we’ll look at photos, letters and pamphlets from our collection to understand one of the most hard-fought political battles of American history. You’ll learn about suffragists like Katherine Houghton Hepburn, Mary Townsend Seymour, and Isabella Beecher Hooker, as well as some CT women who fought tooth-and-nail against women getting the vote (what was up with them?).
This tour will take guests into storage and collections areas of our museum not normally open to the public.
$10 CHS members, $15 for non-members. Tours last approximately 1 hour and are appropriate for ages 12 and up.
Space is limited, and pre-registration is required. Click here to purchase tickets.
Questions? Email Natalie Belanger, Adult Programs Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (860) 236-5621 x289.