List of Women’s Museums

Below is a sortable list of women’s and gender-focused museums worldwide. You can also download the complete List of Museums and Initiatives (October 2019) or the List of IAWM Members (July 2019). These lists are updated annually.

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TitleCategoryContinentStateSuburbAddressWeb link
Zubaan, WM initiative IndiaInitiativeAsiaIndiaNew Delhi128B Shahpur Jat, 110049 New Delhiwww.zubaanbooks.com
Glasgow Women's LibraryMuseumEuropeUnited KingdomGlasgow23 Landressy Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G40 1BPwww.womenslibrary.org.uk
National Women's Hall of FameMuseumNorth AmericaUSASeneca Falls, New York76 Fall Streetwww.womenofthehall.org
Woman Made GalleryMuseumNorth AmericaUSAChicago, Illinois685 N. Milwaukee Ave.www.womanmade.org
The Women and Memory ForumInitiativeAfricaEgyptGiza4 Omar Ibn Abdel Aziz St. Off Iraq
St. Mohandeseen
www.wmf.org.eg/en/
Women's Art Museum Society of CanadaMuseumNorth AmericaCanadaEdmontonSuite 200, 8627 – 91 Street, Edmonton, AB T6C 3N1www.wamsoc.ca
FBI - Institut für gesellschaftswissenschaftliche Forschung, Bildung und InformationInitiativeEuropeAustriaInnsbruckTechnikerstra?e 36www.uibk.ac.at/fbi/index.html
National Susan B. Anthony Museum & HouseMuseumNorth AmericaUSARochester, New York17 Madison St www.susanbanthonyhouse.org
Pioneer Women's HutMuseumAustraliaNew South WalesTumbarumbaGlenroy Heritage Reserve, Wagga Roadwww.pioneerwomenshut.com
Pioneer Woman Statue & MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSAPonca City, Oklahoma701 Monument Road, Ponca City, OK 74604-3910www.pioneerwomanmuseum.com
Museum of Women's ResistanceMuseumNorth AmericaUSABrooklyn, New York279 Empire Boulevardwww.museumofwomensresistance.org/mowre.htm
Michigan Women's Historical Center & Hall of FameMuseumNorth AmericaUSALansing, Michigan105 W. Allegan St. 10
Lansing, MI 48933
www.michiganwomenshalloffame.org
Stockholm Museum of Women's HistoryMuseumEuropeSwedenStockholmRepslagargatan 15B, Stockholmwww.kvinnohistoriska.se
KvinnemuseetMuseumEuropeNorwayKongsvingerLokkegata 35www.kvinnemuseet.no
Konubókastofa (The Women's Book Lounge)MuseumEuropeIcelandEyrarbakkiT√∫ngata 40, 820 Eyrarbakkiwww.konubokastofa.is
Istanbul Kadin MüzesiVirtualEuropeTurkeyIstanbulwww.istanbulkadinmuzesi.org
Girl MuseumVirtualNorth AmericaUSAwww.girlmuseum.org
Fabrica de la MemoriaInitiativeEuropeSpainwww.fabricadelamemoria.com
Museo delle Donne di MilanoInitiativeEuropeItalyMilanwww.enciclopediadelledonne.it
NGO DomineInitiativeEuropeCroatiaSplitBosanska 4
21000 Split
www.domine.hr
Connecticut Women's Hall of FameVirtualNorth AmericaUSANew Haven, Connecticut320 Fitch Streetwww.cwhf.org
The Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSABrooklyn, New York200 Eastern Parkwaywww.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/eascfa
Museo de Hechos y Derechos de las Mujeres - Museum of the Deeds and Rights of WomenInitiativeEuropeSpainAlicantein progress
Moscow Women's MuseumVirtualEuropeRussiaMoskowhttps://www.wmmsk.com/
Vagina MuseumMuseumEuropeUnited KingdomLondonUnit 17&18, Stables Market, Chalk Farm Road, London, NW1 8AHhttps://www.vaginamuseum.co.uk
Comfort Women MuseumMuseumAsiaTaiwanTaipeihttps://www.twrf.org.tw/eng/index.php
Women's Museum of IranVirtualAsiaIranhttps://www.irwmm.org/
Azerbaijan Gender Information CenterVirtualAsiaAzerbaijanBakuAzerbaijan Gender Information Center K. Ragimov str. 84, (Institute of Teachers)https://www.gender-az.org/index_en.shtml
Frauenmuseum in BadenInitiativeEuropeAustriaBadenHochstraße 8a, 2500 Badenhttps://www.frauenzimmer-baden.at/frauenmuseum/
Women of Kazakhstan NGO InitiativeAsiaKazakhstanAlmatyhttps://www.facebook.com/womenofkz/
Indian Women's History Museum InitiativeAsiaIndiaJaipurhttps://www.facebook.com/theiwhm/
Dragomiresti - Muzeul Tarancii RomaneMuseumEuropeRomaniaDragomirestiStrada 1 Decembrie 1918, nr 103, Dragomire»ôti
Dragomiresti, Maramures, Romania
https://www.facebook.com/pg/muzeul.tarancii.romane.dragomiresti.maramures/about/?ref=page_internal
Museo de las Mujeres - ChileMuseumLatin AmericaChileConcepcionAvenida Valle Noble, N 172, Valle Noblehttps://www.facebook.com/Museo-de-las-Mujeres-Chile-239637413439840/
Maroon Indigenous WomenInitiativeCentral AmericaJamaicahttps://www.facebook.com/Maroon-Indigenous-Womens-Circle-125150100857311/?pnref=lhc
Pop-up museum 100 Years of Women in Politics and Public LifeInitiativeEuropeIrelandDublinDepartment of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, 23 Kildare Street, Dublin D02 TD30https://www.decadeofcentenaries.com/
Museo della Donna di Pauli ArbareiMuseumEuropeItalyPauli ArbareiVia Mannu n.3 - 09020 Pauli Arbarei https://www.comune.pauliarbarei.su.it/it/vivere-pauliarbarei/museo-della-donna
Museum of Women PilotsMuseumNorth AmericaUSAOklahoma City4300 Amelia Earhart Lane, Oklahoma City, OK 73159https://museumofwomenpilots.org
MIMA Museu Internacional da MulherInitiativeEuropePortugalLisbonhttps://museudamulher.pt/
Museo de las MujeresInitiativeLatin AmericaChilehttps://museodelasmujereschile.cl/
Musée de la Histoire des Femmes en Haiti VirtualCentral AmericaHaitihttps://museedesfemmeshaiti.com/
Her Place MuseumInitiativeAustraliaVictoriaMelbournePO Box 4892
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
https://herplacemuseum.com/
AWAREArchiveEuropeFranceParis110 boulevard Saint Germain, 75006 Parishttps://awarewomenartists.com/en/
Women's Museum of IrelandVirtualEuropeIrelandhttp://www.womensmuseumofireland.ie/
The Women's Art Register ArchiveAustraliaMelbourneRichmond415 Church Street
Richmond, Vic, 3121
http://www.womensartregister.org/
Women's Museum Bait Al BanatMuseumAsiaUnited Arab EmiratesDubaiGold Souk Market, Deirahttp://www.womenmuseumuae.com
Vietnamese Women's MuseumMuseumAsiaVietnamHanoi36 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoan Kiemhttp://www.womenmuseum.org.vn
Women at Work MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSAAttleboro, Massachusetts35 County Streethttp://www.womenatworkmuseum.org
Women's Basketball Hall of FameMuseumNorth AmericaUSAKnoxville, Tennessee700 Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville, TN 37915http://www.wbhof.com
Het VrouwenhuisMuseumEuropeNetherlandsZwolleMellmarkt, 53http://www.vrouwenhuiszwolle.nl/
Museo de la MujerInitiativeLatin AmericaColombiaBogotahttp://www.unicolmayor.edu.co/museodelamujer/museo.html
The Colored Girls MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSAPhiladelphia4613 Newhall Streethttp://www.thecoloredgirlsmuseum.com/
Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National MonumentMuseumNorth AmericaUSAWashington, D.C.144 Constitution Avenuehttp://www.sewallbelmont.org
Women's Space FoundationInitiativeEuropePolandKrakowUl. Słowiańska 3, III piętrohttp://www.przestrzenkobiet.pl/
Women's Museum of Australia (formerly National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame)MuseumAustraliaNorthern TerritoryAlice SpringsOld Alice Springs Gaol, 2 Stuart Terracehttp://www.pioneerwomen.com.au
National Women's History MuseumVirtualNorth AmericaUSAAlexandria, Virginia205 S Whiting St.http://www.nwhm.org/
National Museum of Women in the ArtsMuseumNorth AmericaUSAWashington, D.C.1250 New York Avehttp://www.nmwa.org/
Muzej žena Crne GoreVirtualEuropeMontenegroPodgoricaDjoka Mirau0161eviu0107a 37, Podgoricahttp://www.muzejzena.me
Museum van de VrouwMuseumEuropeNetherlandsEchtPlats 1http://www.museumvandevrouw.nl/
Museo de Mujeres Artistas MexicanasVirtualNorth AmericaMexicohttp://www.museodemujeres.com/en/
MUMU Espacio Cultural Museo de las MujeresMuseumLatin AmericaArgentinaCordobaRivera Indarte 55http://www.museodelasmujeres.org/
Museo de la MujerMuseumNorth AmericaMexicoColonia CentroRepublica de Bolivia no. 17http://www.museodelamujer.org.mx
Museo de la Mujer ArgentinaMuseumLatin AmericaArgentinaCiudad Autónoma de Buenos AiresPasaje Dr. R. Rivarola 147http://www.museodelamujer.org.ar/
Frauenmuseum - Museo delle donne Meran/oMuseumEuropeItalyMeranoVia Mainardo, 2http://www.museia.it/
MuMu Museo Virtual de la MujerVirtualSouth AmericaChilehttp://www.mumu.cl/
Miegunyah House Museum - Queensland Women's Historical AssociationMuseumAustraliaQueenslandBowen Hills35 Jordan Terracehttp://www.miegunyah.org
Mersin Kadin MüzesiVirtualEuropeTurkeyMersinƒ∞√ßel Soroptimist Kul√ºb√º Turgut Reis Mah 4128 sok Eri≈ümi≈ü apt 15/1 Akdeniz/Mersinhttp://www.mersinkadinmuzesi.com/TR/
Maryland Women's Heritage Center and MuseumVirtualNorth AmericaUSABaltimore, MarylandMailing address:
MWHC, P.O. BOX 719, Brooklandville, MD 21022
http://www.mdwomensheritagecenter.org
Women's Museum and Art Centre "Mama Africa Gambia"InitiativeAfricaGambiahttp://www.mama-africa-gambia.org/index.php
Kvinnohistoriskt MuseumMuseumEuropeSwedenUmeaVäven, Storgatan 46ahttp://www.kvinnohistoriskt.se
Museum of the Kazakh State Women's Teacher Training University "Aktumar"MuseumAsiaKazakhstanAlmatyAiteke bi street 99, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 050000http://www.kazmkpu.kz/index.php?lang=en
Shashwati Women's MuseumMuseumAsiaIndiaBangalore CityN.M.K.R.V. Collegehttp://www.kamat.com/kalranga/women/shashwati/
https://www.museumsofindia.org/museum/240/shashwati-womens-museum
İzmir Kadın MüzesiMuseumEuropeTurkeyIzmir1298 Sokak, No:14, BASMANE / ƒ∞ZMƒ∞Rhttp://www.izmirkadinmuzesi.com/index.php
InterartsOrganizationEuropeSpainBarcelonaCarrer de Mallorca, 272http://www.interarts.net/en/index.php
International Museum of WomenVirtualNorth AmericaUSASan Francisco, California222 Sutter Street, Suite 500http://www.imow.org
Interessengemeinschaft Frau und MuseumInitiativeEuropeSwitzerlandEggersriethttp://www.ig-frauenmuseum.ch/index.php
History Women FutureVirtualAsiaKoreaSeoulhttp://www.historywomenfuture.org
HERSTORYMUSEUMVirtualEuropeSpainMadridhttp://www.herstorymuseum.org/
Hebammen für DeutschlandAssociationEuropeGermanyCologneHermann-Josef-Schmitt-Str. 26http://www.hebammenfuerdeutschland.de/
Das Haus der FrauenGeschichte (HdFG)MuseumEuropeGermanyBonn, Nordrhein-WestfalenWolfstr. 41, 53111http://www.hdfg.de/
Women's MuseumMuseumAsiaIsraelHaifaThe Haifa Foundation, 38 Hechalutz St., Haifa 33113 Israel http://www.haifa-foundation.org/WomenMuseum.htm
Frauenmuseum BerlinMuseumEuropeGermanyBerlinc/o Rachel Kohn, Goethestraße 37, 10625http://www.frauenmuseumberlin.de
FrauenmuseumMuseumEuropeGermanyBonn, Nordrhein-WestfalenIm Krausfeld 10http://www.frauenmuseum.de/
Frauenmuseum HittisauMuseumEuropeAustriaHittisauPlatz 501http://www.frauenmuseum.at/
Frauen Museum WiesbadenMuseumEuropeGermanyWiesbadenWörthstraße 5http://www.frauenmuseum-wiesbaden.de/
Museum Frauenkultur Regional InternationalMuseumEuropeGermanyFürth/BurgfarrnbachMarstall, Schloss Burgfarrnbach, Schlosshof 23http://www.frauenindereinenwelt.de/
Frammenti di Storia al FemminileInitiativeEuropeItalyTorinoVia Lamarmora 13, Cossano Canavesehttp://www.frammentisf.org
Museo delle Donne ValdesiMuseumEuropeItalyAngrognaLocalit√° Serrehttp://www.fondazionevaldese.org/museo-fondazione-valdese.php
FemLink-Art
Partner NetworkEurope / North America France / USA Toulouse / Fitchburg French office : 19Ter chemin de Casseboishttp://www.femlink.org
FemArtMuseumInitiativeEuropeNetherlandsAmsterdamJan Luijkenstraat 27-2 http://www.femartmuseum.com/
Europäische Frauen Aktion (efa)CooperativeEuropeGermanyBerlinHessenring 16http://www.efakultur.eu/
ECCOMPartner NetworkEuropeItalyRomevia Tommaso da Celano, 112http://www.eccom.it/en/
Digital Institute for Early Parenthood
Partner NetworkEuropeGreat BritainExeterExeter Phoenix Digital, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street, Exeter EX4 3LS
http://www.diep.org.uk/
Das Verborgene MuseumMuseumEuropeGermanyBerlinSchlüterstrasse 70http://www.dasverborgenemuseum.de/
National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of FameMuseumNorth AmericaUSAFort Worth, Texas1720 Gendy Streethttp://www.cowgirl.net
Women's Civil War MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSABardstown, Kentucky310, E. Broadwayhttp://www.civil-war-museum.org/
Museo Soggetto Montagna DonnaMuseumEuropeItalyOlle di Borgo ValsuganaPiazza della Chiesa, 2http://www.casaandriollo.it/
Museo Memoria de la Mujer PeruanaInitiativeLatin AmericaPeruLimaCl Borgono,
General Nro 428 Miraflores
http://www.caretas.com.pe/1367/culturales/culturales.html
Musée de DanoMuseumAfricaBurkina FasoDanoVoie principale, cote de la station Totalhttp://www.burkinafaso-cotedazur.org/musee-femme
Bremer FrauenmuseumInitiativeEuropeGermanyBremenYorckstr. 92 ,28201 Bremen http://www.bremer-frauenmuseum.de/
The Southern Women's MuseumMuseumAsiaVietnamHo-Chi-Minh-City200-202 Vo Thi Sau St Ward 7, Dist 3http://www.baotangphunu.com/en
United States Army Women's MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSAFort Lee, Virginia2100 "A" Avenue, Bldhttp://www.awm.lee.army.mil
Alabama Women's Hall of FameMuseumNorth AmericaUSAMarion, Alabama302 Bibb Streethttp://www.awhf.org
Antalya Women MuseumVirtualEuropeTurkeyAntalyaGöksu Mah. Gazi Blv. No: 531, 07310 Antalya/Türkiyehttp://www.antalyawomenmuseum.com/
Amazwi Voices of Women MuseumMuseumAfricaSouth AfricaDurbanPhansi Museum in Glenwood, 41 Cedar Road, Durbanhttp://www.amazwi-voicesofwomen.com/
Sudanese Women’s Museum Dr. Nafisa A Alamin MuseumAfricaSudanOmdurmanAhfad University for Women - Arda Streethttp://www.ahfad.org/documentation_unit.html
Women's Museum of CaliforniaMuseumNorth AmericaUSASan Diego, California2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16http://womensmuseumca.org
Women's Freedom MuseumInitiativeNorth AmericaIllinoisNorthbrookNorthbrook, IL 60062http://womensfreedommuseum.org/
Women Culture Museum, Shaanxi Normal UniversityMuseumAsiaChinaXi'anNew PO Box 117,Shaanxi Normal Universityhttp://wcm.snnu.edu.cn/e_museum.asp
Women's Active Museum on War and Peace (WAM)MuseumAsiaJapanTokyoShinjuku-ku, Nishi-Waseda Bldg 2F 2-3-18 Avacohttp://wam-peace.org/
Women of the West at the Autry National CenterMuseumNorth AmericaUSALos Angeles, California4700 Western Heritage Wayhttp://theautry.org/
Casa de la Memoria y de los Derechos Humanos de las MujeresMuseumLatin AmericaColombiaBarrancabermejaCarrera 22 No 52 B 36, Barrio Torcoroma, Barrancabermejahttp://organizacionfemeninapopular.org
Museo de las Mujeres Costa RicaVirtualCentral AmericaCosta RicaSan Pedro, San JoseLourdes de Montes de Ocahttp://museodelasmujeres.co.cr/
Museo de la Mujer en el FlamencoMuseumEuropeSpainArahalCasa del Aire - Veracruz 2http://museodelamujerenelflamenco.blogspot.it/
Musée de la FemmeMuseumNorth AmericaCanadaLongueuil460 rue Saint-Charles Ouesthttp://museedelafemme.qc.ca/
Musée de la Femme de MarrakechMuseumAfricaMoroccoMarrakeshMus√©e de la Femme Rue Sidi Abdel Aziz 40 000 Marrakech, Marochttp://museedelafemme.ma/
MuseaVirtualEuropeFranceAngersUniversit? d'Angers, 5 bis boulevard Lavoisierhttp://musea.univ-angers.fr/
Museo Etnologico de la Mujer GitanaMuseumEuropeSpainGranadaPlaza Rey Badis snhttp://mujeresgitanasromi.org/english/museum-of-gypsy-women/
Musée de la Femme Senegalaise "Henriette Bathily"MuseumAfricaSenegalDakarPlace du Souvenir Africain et de la Diasporahttp://mufem.org/
Lost Space? Women in the Public SpaceCooperativeEuropeAustriaGrazLeonhardgürtel 34/IIIhttp://lostspace.weblog.mur.at/
La Bonne CCDFBInitiativeEuropeSpainBarcelonaSant Bere Mes Baix 7, 08003 Barcelonahttp://labonne.org/
Kvindemuseet i DanmarkMuseumEuropeDenmarkAarhus CDomkirkepladsen 5http://kvindemuseet.dk/dk.aspx
International Women's Air & Space MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSACleveland, OhioBurke Lakefront Airport, Rm 165http://iwasm.org
inVISIBLEwomen.org.ukInitiativeEuropeUnited KingdomBrightonhttp://invisiblewomen.org.uk/
Gender MuseumMuseumEuropeUkraineKharkivMironosickaya Str., 57. App. 10http://gender.at.ua
FeminotekaVirtualEuropePolandWarsawul. Mokotowska 29a (weju015bcie od ul. Marszau0142kowskiej 34/50 do samego kou0144ca w podwu00f3rzu)http://feminoteka.pl/
Museum of Polish Women (initiative)
Feminist Historical Salon (Feministyczny
Salon Historyczny)
Anna Nowakowska-Wierzcho≈õ
InitiativeEuropePolandWarsawhttp://feministycznysalonhistoryczny.blox.pl/
html
Espacio Virtual de Artistas VeracruzanasVirtualNorth AmericaMexicohttp://evasveracruzanas.com/
Birth Café CampaignAssociationEuropeGermanyBonnhttp://erzaehlcafe.net/
The National Women's History Exhibition HallMuseumAsiaKoreaSeoul50, Hwajung-ro 104beon-gil, Deogyang-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do http://eherstory.mogef.go.kr
East End Women's MuseumInitiativeEuropeUnited KingdomLondonEast Endhttp://eastendwomensmuseum.org/
Associazione Museo Donne del
Mediterraneo Calmana
InitiativeEuropeItalyNaplesVia Tasso 200http://donnedinapoli.coopdedalus.org/
Chinese Museum of Women and ChildrenMuseumAsiaChinaBeijingNo. 23 Jianguomennei Dajie, 100730 Beijinghttp://ccwm.china.com.cn/txt/2010-09/28/content_3748041.htm
Appalachian Women's MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSADillsboro, North CarolinaP.O. Box 245 Dillsboro, NC 28725http://appwm.org/
Muzeu i Grave
MiG Albanian Women's Museum
InitiativeEuropeAlbaniaTiranaPallatet 1 maji, 15/4http://98.130.8.235/
Memori des EllesInitiativeAfricaTunisiacontact: Gudrun Koch
Women's Museum of South Africa
Department of Arts and Culture in the
South African Government
InitiativeAfricaSouth Africacontact: Alicia Monis
Musée de FemmeMuseumAfricaBurkina Faso
ICWA International Center for Women ArtistsMuseumAsiaJordanAmman
War & Women's Human Right's MuseumMuseumAsiaKoreaSeoul20 World Cup Buk-ro 11-gil, Mapo-gu
Northwest Indiana Women's MuseumMuseumNorth AmericaUSAGary, Indiana1132 Fillmore St
Creation du Musée de Femme en Cote d' IvoireInitiativeAfricaIvory CoastAbidjan
The African Women's MuseumInitiativeAfricaSouth AfricaJohannesburg6976 Vilakazi Street Orlando West, Soweto
Women's Heritage CenterInitiativeAustraliaMelbourne
Museo de las Mujeres GuatemalaInitiativeCentral AmericaGuatemalaCiudad de Guatemala3a. Calle 4-44 zona 1ß
Museo delle Donne a Savona
Alice Piazzi Cumeo
InitiativeEuropeItalySavona
Museum of Polish Women's National
Remembrance
InitiativeEuropePoland
Mezopotamya Kadin MüzesiInitiativeEuropeTurkeyDiyarbakir
Museo de la mujer, BelemInitiativeLatin AmericaBrazilBelem
Initiative for a Women's Museum in CanadaInitiativeNorth AmericaCanadaVictoria

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