Find out more about the 2020 Suffrage Centennial in Washington

2020 marks 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment, ensuring the right to vote for most women. Washington was the 5th state in the nation where women won the right to vote, before the amendment was ratified nationally.

Washington State Historical Society and the Washington Women's History Consortium are working together to support events and programs related to the Women's Suffrage Centennial. We are doing this through our:

Visit to find out how you can mark this important milestone in American history and celebrate women in your community.