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Celebration of the 202nd Birthday of Frederick Douglass & the Centennial 19th Amendment (Washington DC History & Culture)

February 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Frederick Douglass and Women’s Suffrage: Celebrating the 202nd Birthday of Frederick Douglass and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment


Join the National Park Service as we celebrate the 202nd anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution.

Events Scheduled:

  • Opening Ceremony at Anacostia High School Auditorium (1601 16th Street, S.E., Washington, D.C. 20020), there will be
  • special themed house tours at Cedar Hill and an art program in the visitor center. T
  • There will also be programming at the Anacostia Arts Center and Anacostia High School that will include guest lectures, an exhibit by the DC League of Women Voters, and performances in the lobby.
  • Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument will have special tours, a ranger talk, and an art program as part of this event.

NOTE: No RSVP/registration is required to attend the programs/events.

A shuttle will run between the program locations in historic Anacostia beginning at Noon.


Anacostia High School
1601 16th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States
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(202) 698-2155


Washington DC History and Culture
(202) 821-6325