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Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument House and Museum

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Free small museum on Capitol Hill

Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument is a small museum on Capitol Hill very close to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great historical home with real memorabilia

I loved watching the footage of women's meetings and protest planning in this home... and then... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
Dallas, Texas
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The National Woman's Party at the Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument is the only museum in the nation's Capitol that tells the inspiring and ongoing story of women's quest for equality. The Sewall House has stood strong on Capitol Hill...more
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144 Constitution Ave NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-5608
National Mall
+1 202-546-1210
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument is a small museum on Capitol Hill very close to the US Capitol Building. It's run by the National Park Services so expect the staff to be very friendly. It's a free museum that starts with a short video about...More

Thank Austin G
Reviewed June 9, 2018

I loved watching the footage of women's meetings and protest planning in this home... and then being in it! It's so cool that it's preserved and has so many interesting mementos leftover from that time of Women's Suffrage. I especially love the room of hand-drawn...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument which is around the corner from the Supreme Court and Capitol. The ranger greeted us at the door and gave us some information as well as showed us a movie describing the history of...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Really nice, small museum. There was more items to see than I thought. It was really nice too statues and old items. I was suprised that there were so many women whom I had never really even heard about in suffragette movement. Staff left feeling...More

Thank Ruutana87
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Have been to DC many times and have visited most of the "normal" museums. Found this small museum to be well worth the hour tour of the house as to the history of the Women's Suffrage movement. Gives a good history lesson with many interesting...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

As a National Park System junkie, this is an amazing new addition to the Park Service. It is a story worth telling and hearing. Our Ranger Susan gave a wonderful tour. Not just for women either. If you care anything about the rights of people,...More

Thank patriciay455
Reviewed November 26, 2017

What a wonderful addition to the NPS system! This small, yet historic landmark is full of authentic memorabilia from the early 1900's through present day. The artifacts and interpretive information is very well done (perhaps because the NPS just took it over and another organization...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed October 26, 2017

My goal is to visit as many NPS site as possible since this one is relatively new and I've been to DC several times decided to check this one out. Took the metro to Capitol South and then walked northward past the Capitol bldg and...More

Thank wewhynot
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful museum with a terrific tour guide presentation. We learned so much about Alice Paul and many other women who sacrificed for our right to vote! We don't learn this in school...we should. I think everyone should spend an hour here. You will enjoy...More

Thank TalSmh
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Was really glad that a friend told me about this place as I don't think I would have found it otherwise. Visited with my two daughters age 10 and 13. It's worth taking a tour from the ranger - our guide was knowledgable and friendly....More

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