This year 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing and protecting women's constitutional right to vote. This historic milestone provides an opportunity to commemorate a turning point in American democracy and to examine its relevance to the issues of equal rights today.
In close collaboration with the United States Consulate General in Hong Kong & Macau, the University of Chicago presents ‘100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in America’ in the Grand Hall of the main complex of the Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong.
Visit the Yuen Campus to learn about the American women pioneers, leaders and heroines who risked it all to make certain that women had the same voting rights as men.
Venue: The Brady W. Dougan Grand Hall and Reception, The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong
Exhibition Period: Nov 20 – Dec 31, 2020
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 10:30am – 4:00pm (By Appointment)
*Yuen Campus is currently closed because of the surge of COVID-19 cases in Hong Kong.*
- Please click here to make an appointment to view the current exhibitions on Yuen Campus Hong Kong.
- Each slot is 30 minutes with a maximum of 4 persons.
- Please allow 2 working days for a response to confirm your booking.
COVID-19 Precautionary Measures
- UChicago Yuen Campus Hong Kong will strengthen the cleaning and disinfection of the facilities.
- Visitors entering the campus will need to take temperature, use hand sanitizer and complete health declaration forum before admission.
- Visitors need to wear their own masks at all time when accessing the Campus.
- Please read the UChicago Yuen Campus Hong Kong Health and Safety Measures here prior to your arrival.
- UChicago Yuen Campus Hong Kong will continue to monitor the situation closely and review the arrangements in a timely manner.
- No parking is available for visitors.
- Direction to Campus: https://www.uchicago.hk/about-us/contact-the-center/
- Campus will be closed when Black Rainstorm Warning Signal or Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is hoisted.