“Why They Wore It” Luncheon Series

Special Luncheon Series begins TODAY!


In conjunction with the Why They Wore It: The Politics & Pop Culture of First Ladies’ Fashion special museum exhibit, the Nixon Library is hosting an exciting seven-part speaker and luncheon series, featuring six knowledgeable titans of the fashion industry, including those who designed gowns for First Ladies, and those who wrote about, critically reviewed and drew attention to them.

Each luncheon menu will include courses that First Ladies served to her White House guests.

Each lecture will open with a new, short film that reviews that reviews the styles of the First Ladies under discussion, set to popular music of the time period.

Registration for the luncheon events is required.