Seneca Falls, NY – In 2023, two pivotal Women’s Rights anniversaries will occur during the month of July in Seneca Falls, New York– the 175th anniversary of the 1848 Women’s Rights Convention at the Wesleyan Chapel and the 100th anniversary of Alice Paul and Crystal Eastman’s proposal of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) at the First Presbyterian Church of Seneca Falls in 1923. The Women’s Rights National Historical Park will be hosting visitors for its annual Convention Days Weekend from July 21 to July 23, 2023. The theme for Convention Days 2023 will be Women, Gender, and the Law.
Join the Friends of Women’s Rights National Historical Park and other participating organizations for an exciting weekend of commemoration and activism around the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment in New York State and nationally and don’t forget to join us at the ERA Intergenerational Panel discussion at Wesleyan Chapel on Saturday, July 22 at 11AM. The weekend’s events are listed below: