“Each time a girl opens a book and finds a womanless history, she learns she is worth less.” -  Myra Pollack Sadker

Digital Exhibits and Activities


Beauty or Torture?

 From the strait-laced Victorians to the modern seekers of flat stomachs, the desire to change one’s appearance is dwarfed only by the myriad of objects that have been created to do so.


Who Won the Vote in California

African American women advocated for the vote since the 1890s and women’s clubs in Alameda County played a crucial role as leaders in the movement. 


Virtual Field Trips

The Women's Museum of California is offering virtual field trips for the 2020/2021 school year. These programs are also perfect for Girl Scout troops and other youth organizations.




Trailblazing Women with Sandra Maas

Dressing royalty, rockstars and millions of her adoring fans, English textile designer Zandra Rhodes has been trailblazing the world of fashion for half a century.

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Rockin' the

Political Boat

  The Second-Wave of Feminism, or The Women’s Liberation Movement, was an era defined by political and personal successes of women throughout the United States

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RBG Coloring Page

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a champion for gender equality and served 27 years on the Supreme Court of the United States.

The Women's Museum of California is funded by donations, grants and membership and through the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture and the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors.

We are thankful for this support of our efforts to explore and preserve the stories of women.

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Wednesday - Sunday
12:00 - 4:00 pm

2730 Historic Decatur Road, Suite 103
San Diego, CA 92106
Phone: (619) 233-7963
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