Jun 16 2024


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


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Over The Rainbow: Queer Feminist History Walking Tour

Explore feminist history through a queer lens in the nation’s capitol. Explore how Washington, DC has been a pivotal location for the LGBTQ+ community to advocate for equal rights, express non-conforming views, and enact policy to protect civil rights. Walk with your licensed professional tour guide throughout the Downtown DC neighborhood rich with theaters, street art, and historic venues. You’ll be shocked to hear about Dr. Mary Edward Walker and her scandalous decision to wear pants! Which of America’s first lady’s attempted to break away from Secret Service and escape the White House in search of a rainbow? We’ll introduce you to Princess We’wha who identifies as “Two Spirit” in the Zuni culture. Revisit these iconic DC sites with a fresh perspective, adding a splash of color to those old black and white stories.