Upcoming Exhibitions

Campaigning for the Presidency: New York Historical Society, August 26 - November 27, 2016

Shaking Hands and Kissing Babies:  Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, September 16, 2016 - January 9, 2017


Welcome to Museum of Democracy

The Wright Family collection is the foundation for the Museum of Democracy, it is the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of historical and political campaign memorabilia

The Collection consists of over a million-plus objects, amassed over four decades. It is unsurpassed in quality and quantity, representing every president from Washington to Obama and covering all the major presidential campaigns. It includes material from major social causes and movements pertaining to freedom and democracy. It is a remarkably inclusive collection, that reflects the history of politics and political reform in America and illuminates central issues of civil rights, women’s rights, and social justice.