Wyoming Women’s Suffrage Events

As the “Year of Wyoming Women,” 2019 was filled with women-focused activities, events, retreats and must-see historic destinations. On December 10, 2019, Wyoming will officially commemorate the 150th anniversary of women’s suffrage act with a full-day of events in Cheyenne.

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December 9, 2019


6 – 8 p.m.: Women’s Suffrage Traveling Exhibit & Reception
Wyoming State Museum
2301 Central Ave., Cheyenne

December 10, 2019


8 a.m.: Wyoming Women’s March
The march will begin at West 17th & Carey and will end at the Wyoming State Capitol. The march will be followed by special announcements from Wyoming’s Governor.

9 – 10 a.m.: Official Wyoming Women’s Suffrage Day Ceremony
Wyoming State Capitol
200 W. 24th St., Cheyenne
Join Wyoming’s Governor, Mark Gordon, as he proclaims December 10 as Wyoming Women’s Suffrage Day.

10 – 4 p.m.: Tour Wyoming State Capitol and the Historic Territorial Chamber
Wyoming State Capitol
200 W. 24th St., Cheyenne
Learn more about Wyoming women’s suffrage history through special tours of the newly restored State Capitol. Tours will also include the unveiling of the Historic Territorial Chamber, where women’s suffrage was upheld.

7 – 8:30 p.m.: Wyoming PBS Premiere – The State of Equality: Wyoming Women’s Suffrage
Cheyenne Civic Center
510 W. 20th St., Cheyenne
Coming in December to WyomingPBS, the State of Equality explores Wyoming as the first state to guarantee women their inherent right to vote and hold office. Colorful frontier characters, a volatile mix of motives, and the caprice of history drive this story of a neglected chapter in America’s past.