Becoming a Member of The Hunger Museum enables MAZON to continue building this groundbreaking experience through the creation of new exhibits, expanded learning resources, and engaging programs and events.
Membership includes a welcome gift, priority access to pre-scheduled guided tours, access to members-only events, early access to new exhibits, digital membership cards, and more.
Your voice matters
A Wishing Tree to End Hunger
The Wishing Tree is a collaborative project between Yoko Ono and the audience that engages with it. The Wishing Tree is an open letter to individuals, inviting them to write down their wishes on small tags of paper before attaching them to a live tree.
What is your wish for those around the world who suffer from hunger?
At the Museum
Explore our galleries, exhibits and venues.
Hunger in the Industrial City
Glaring inequities prompt new public attention to the plight of the poor and new social and political debates about hunger.Visit Gallery
America in Crisis and Recovery
A “New Deal for America” becomes the first significant federal investment in addressing hunger in American society.Visit Gallery
WWII and the Paradoxes of the Postwar Era
Feeding Americans was an integral part of national defense during WWII — but hunger continued to be real problem for millions of Americans.Visit Gallery
The Fight for the Right to Food
The Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s fundamentally changed the ways Americans understood the causes and consequences of hunger.VISIT GALLERY
The Unmaking of the Great Society
Reagan and Clinton’s efforts to “reform” America’s safety net increased the number of people struggling with hunger, fostering the belief that charity and corporate donations could tackle hunger better than a broad-based government response.VISIT GALLERY
How It Is — And How It Should Be
New crises of climate, economics, and health made it clear that neither personal responsibility nor charity could meet the needs of an entire population.VISIT GALLERY
THE SNAP CAFÉ
Galleries & Exhibits
- 11865-1925: Hunger in the Industrial City
- 21929-1940: America in Crisis and Recovery
- 31945-1965: WWII and the Paradoxes of the Postwar Era
- 41955-1980: The Fight for the Right to Food
- 51975-1996: The Unmaking of the Great Society
- 61997-Present: How It Is — And How It Should Be