We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Women's Rights National Historical Park

136 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1517
+1 315-568-0024
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Nice sight

This National Park service sight tells the history of Women's rights at the place where it started... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lee L
,
Valhalla, New York
Herstory Happened Here!

I was really excited to visit Seneca Falls and to set foot in such an important site in American... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
agdwsu
,
Detroit, Michigan
Read all 305 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Women's Rights National Historical Park tells the story of the first Women's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, NY on July 19-20,1848.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“next door” (26 reviews)
“women's rights” (112 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
136 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1517
CONTACT
Website
+1 315-568-0024
Write a Review
Reviews (305)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 303 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This National Park service sight tells the history of Women's rights at the place where it started. They have a number of exhibits depicting the history of women's rights along with a short movie. You can then walk next door to the Wesleyan Chapel where...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was really excited to visit Seneca Falls and to set foot in such an important site in American History! We arrived at the museum on a Saturday afternoon and it was quite busy. The site includes a museum and next door to it is...More

Thank agdwsu
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here on our drive from Buffalo to Adirondak on Fall Foliage viewing tour. It was mid morning no much crowd, could find parking behind the building lot. Relatively larger exhibition and information area that highlights a lot. Since location is away from busy...More

Thank Asoka B G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is an informative stop that takes you to the heart of the city where there are other shops and restaurants to enjoy while visiting the alleged model of the city of "Bedford Falls" in the movie "It's a wonderful Life". Learned a lot...More

Thank Edapeta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the better part of three hours visiting this National Park Service site in Central New York State. We learned much of the struggle to overcome serious prejudice and hostility to women gaining equality in American society, especially during the 19th and 20th centuries....More

Thank jimmorin2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This well maintained National Park addresses little talked about history- Woman's rights. Very informative and educational - learned a great deal in a short visit. Exhibits are easy to follow and park staff was helpful. Stop for a quick history lesson on your way to...More

Thank psullymgh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to be in seneca falls and I saw this museum on trip advisor, spent about an hour here. It's very informative, I learned a lot about the early women's rights movement which I didn't realize began in seneca falls. You can also go...More

Thank eldoradogirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the area, you should definitely check this out. Interesting exhibits, an orientation film and knowledgeable staff make for a worthwhile experience. Admission is free and is a must see for anyone touring the women's rights historical sites in the area.

Thank nancynj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I guess we were expecting something more defined or visible...I hope we saw what there was to see.....there was a chapel (not an original), a street sign, an outdoor presentation of the Declaration of Sentiments, and a museum. The town is quaint and friendly, certainly...More

Thank brinlois
Reviewed 10 October 2017

free museum dedicated to womens rights. very nice displays, easy to view, not a very large place. nice gift shop. other sites in town associated the rights movement.

Thank debra s
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Parkers Grille & Tap house
421 reviews
.18 km away
84 Fall
37 reviews
.18 km away
Cafe Xix
56 reviews
.56 km away
Downtown Deli
81 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
175 reviews
1.37 km away
It's A Wonderful Life Museum
97 reviews
.35 km away
National Women's Hall of Fame
79 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
rospe55
31 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from bettykaren | Reviewed this property |
Look up website, I believe the answer is yes to both
0
Votes
schmayla98
25 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Alison C | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is a great drop in site. You may not spend more than an 90 minutes, but the NPS staff here are fantastic
0
Votes
AmySonomaCounty
20 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from SenecaWomen | Property representative |
The Park will reopen seven days a week on July 9th. There is a beautiful water wall next the visitor center in Declaration Park. We are very sorry to miss you on your visit to Seneca Falls.
2
Votes