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Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park

Closes in 24 min: 10:00 - 17:00
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3rd annual two city trip

What an amazing part of history in a small museum. This is something for all ages. FREE entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JoyY573
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Ozark, Missouri
Afternoon Visit

For our last day in the Bay Area my sister recommended a visit to this museum. With free entrance... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gwen W
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1401 Marina Way S, Suite B, Richmond, CA 94804-3723
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing part of history in a small museum. This is something for all ages. FREE entrance and even has a little gift shop for souvenirs. You actually can get the feeling of what they did and it is not exhausting to walk through...More

Thank JoyY573
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For our last day in the Bay Area my sister recommended a visit to this museum. With free entrance, one can enjoy a leisurely wander thru the exhibits and the short films about Richmond’s war effort and stories of World War II in general. Quite...More

Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small museum, so it's not exhausting, and there is plenty of time to see all the exhibits and take in at least one of the films. Fascinating history, both about WWII and the local area. Great vegan friendly restaurant just a few steps away.

Thank Marsha G
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I've visited multiple times and would go again!! It's great for families with young kids as well as teens and also just for adults. The exhibits and films are engaging and really paint the picture of what life in the US, west coast and Richmond...More

Thank misslee134
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome museum where you learn about the role of women on the home front during WWII as well as how the war impacted the town of Richmond where different groups of people all converged at this crucial point in American history. Apparently there are Rosies...More

1  Thank duranie4life
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Real nice place . Very tranquil. Learned a lot about the history that took place here. Very informative.

Thank denonmember
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We were in San Francisco for a few days and in looking for attractions around the city I found the Rosie the Riveter / World War II Home Front National Historic Park. I knew a little bit of the story of the women who stepped...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We noticed a sign for this museum on the highway and got off at the exit right after we were supposed to. We asked "Siri" to get us there, and had no problem finding the place, but since it was July 3rd (the day Richmond...More

1  Thank luron
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Having a father who was a WWII Marine, and having known people who lived through this time, I wanted my children to see and try to understand how our country mobilized everything for the war. Nice facility, with great displays and information, about this time...More

Thank kmc11_11
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I saw a 17 minute about the history of Rosie, the welder, in the shipyard in Richmond. The history is amazing. I was there at 10 am, when the place opened.

Thank Susan M
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prmolino
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Response from goofeey | Reviewed this property |
Hi...yes I think they would be. Contact the National Park Service there. Here is the phone # advertised on their site. 510) 232-5050 Ext 0 I hope this helps.
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