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

1401 Marina Way S, Suite B, Richmond, CA 94804-3723
+1 510-232-5050
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US history

A must see!!! A well thought out and put together museum that wont overwhelm you. They even have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shawna B
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Wonderful slice of history

Excellent museum of life and American industry during WWII. Good for understanding social shift... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patricia C
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1401 Marina Way S, Suite B, Richmond, CA 94804-3723
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see!!! A well thought out and put together museum that wont overwhelm you. They even have short films for viewing down stairs. If you love the rosies they have a rosie rally in aug to break the Guinness book of world records of...More

Thank Shawna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent museum of life and American industry during WWII. Good for understanding social shift such as women in the workforce as well as the historical significance of West Coast ship building to the world war.

1  Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting and WWII home front museum all about the women working in the factory. worth a look, located in Richmond just next to the sea.

Thank Il J
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Interactive and informations museum. Located right on the water, so it is pretty to walk around outside. I spent less than an hour here and didn't feel rushed.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We went to Rosie the Riveter National Historic Park because it was convenient and the family wanted to go. What we found was far beyond our expectations. Yes, it's a little tough to find, but once in the area there are signs that point the...More

Thank mrliterature
Reviewed 28 May 2017

My daughter and I stopped in after walking on the SF Bay trail. Set in a building in the very area where so many women and men worked to build America's capacity to fight the Nazis in World War Two, the museum has great displays,...More

Thank YayoNorCal
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Rosie is the place I go with my out of town visitors to take them by surprise: a museum you can love, that won't overwhelm you. lt's small but meaty, and the story is most likely one you have not heard enough about. It is...More

Thank HereWeGo282
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I grew up in the area and visited with friends after lunch at Assemble and a shopping spree at the Mountain Hardwear/Columbia/Prana employee store. What a treat! This is run by the National Park Service and they only ask for a donation, which is optional....More

Thank DM N
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front NHP celebrates the role women played in keeping industry and the economy going during the war. Richmond, CA was definitely one of the center points of this as the shipyards here assembled hundreds of cargo ships. The displays are...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Perhaps overlooked with other monuments, and parks in the San Francisco Bay Area, this is a terrific place to learn about what went happened on the "home front" during World War II. Easy to get to, with plenty of parking, and enough museum space to...More

1  Thank Jean G
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