Madeleine Albright National Czech and Slovak Museum  May 2013, A former Secretary of State will visit the National Czech and Slovak Museum next month.

Madeleine Albright will visit the museum in Cedar Rapids May 17-18 to celebrate the opening of her traveling exhibition that showcases pins she's collected during her trips all over the world.

Albright was born in the former Czechoslovakia and is a member of the museum's National Advisory Board.

She was the first woman to be U.S. Secretary of State - serving from 1997 to 2001.