DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, THE NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM IS CLOSED, AND ALL PUBLIC PROGRAMMING HAS BEEN CANCELED THROUGH THE END OF MAY. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SHARING GOOD NEWS ABOUT OUR REOPENING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

Woolworth Collection

Gift of The Vetnor Group

Donated in 2000

The Woolworth Collection contains photographs of store interiors and exteriors, financial records, annual reports, store operations manuals, and other company publications and correspondence that reveal how the company was run.

The Woolworth Collection is in storage and not on view. Please check current exhibitions for a list of what is publicly accessible.