Dorothy Height's Hats

Overview

The first of the museum's centennial Focus Exhibitions is Dorothy Height’s Hats, on view March 23-June 23. An author and icon of civil rights, Dorothy Irene Height (1912-2010) was known for her intelligence, leadership, courage … and hats! She was rarely seen in public without a hat, and this exhibition will explore the extraordinary life of Dr. Height by bringing together 42 of her favorite hats, on loan from The Dorothy I. Height Education Foundation, Washington, D.C.

Admission to the exhibition is included in museum suggested general admission.

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - Sunday, Jun 23, 2019
  • Location: 456 Belmonte Park N, Dayton Art Institute, OH
  • Phone: (937) 223-4278
  • Time: WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. THURSDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. FRIDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. SATURDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m SUNDAY Noon - 5 p.m.
Dorothy Height's Hats
  • May 15, 2019 to June 24, 2019
  • Dayton Art Institute
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday