The Washington History Seminar series is held weekly on Mondays (unless otherwise noted) during the Fall and Spring academic semesters. The series is co-sponsored by the American Historical Association and the Wilson Center’s History and Public Policy Program.

If you have questions about the seminars, please email Rachel Wheatley at


Fall 2024 Semester

More information coming soon. 



Recordings of each event are posted to the Washington History Seminar YouTube channel. Past recordings can also be viewed on the AHA’s YouTube Channel.