Experience The Nation We Build Together, with signature exhibitions and interactive experiences in our newly renovated second floor west wing.

Centered on the ideas and ideals of America, the exhibitions – American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith; Many Voices, One Nation; Religion in Early America; and Within These Walls – provide an impactful look into the context of the country’s founding and its evolution today. In Unity Square, visitors will find a new level of public engagement with hands-on activities and theater programs that include a spotlight on one of the Museum’s national treasures, the Greensboro Lunch Counter.


From Our Blog

In 1913, the Girl Guides of America had changed its name to the Girl Scouts of the United States of America. To James E. West, Chief Boy Scout Executive, that meant trouble.
Three political ribbons with red, yellow, and blue colors, all showing illustrations of James Buchanan
James Buchanan’s resume was impressive. On paper, Buchanan appeared more prepared than most for the presidency. Why then was his administration so forgettable? Our political history collections shed light on our 15th president’s career.
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