National Archives for Black Women'S History

Mary Mcleod Bethune Council House National Historic Site, Near Washington, District of Columbia

National Archives for Black Women'S History does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The National Archives for Black Women's History (Located in Landover, MD, click on above title for details) documents the legacy of Mary McLeod Bethune. The archives collects materials about and illustrating Mary McLeod Bethune, the National Council of Negro Women, other African American women's organizations, and individuals associated with those organizations. The archives also documents the ongoing preservation and interpretation of the Bethune legacy. Researcher access is by appointment only.