This is the home
of one of the
world’s greatest

Welcome to the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

The Anthony Museum has reopened to public tours with admission by online reservations only.

Note: The Anthony Museum and its administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, 2020, for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Normal tours resume on Saturday, November 28.

The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House in Rochester, New York was the home of the legendary American civil rights leader, and the site of her famous arrest for voting in 1872. This home was the headquarters of the National American Woman Suffrage Association when she was its president. This is also where she died in 1906 at age 86, following her “Failure is Impossible” speech in Baltimore.

We invite you to tour our website to learn more about this great reformer and the many programs we offer to inspire others to change the world for the better. Visit the Photo Gallery, browse our Museum Shop, and learn about our ever-expanding programs.

And, if you happen to be in Rochester, NY, we invite you to come to 17 Madison Street. It’s an incredible and inspiring story that you won’t want to miss!


Making Eye Contact, Connecting Hearts, Celebrating 2020

A personal reflection by Anne C. Coon

On January 1, 2020, Deborah Hughes, President & CEO of the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, along with Anthony Museum volunteers Emily Jones and Anne Coon, marched as outwalkers in the 2020 Rose Parade. They were among the 98 women and two men accompanying the Pasadena Celebrates 2020 float “Years of Hope, Years of Courage” in honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment.

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