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Cesar E. Chavez National Monument

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Small but informative.

We came across this National Monument by accident on the way to see the Tehachapi Train Loop. We... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
MoJoTours
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Beautiful Gardens and Interesting Exhibits

We are from California and of course know about the work that Cesar Chavez did for the farm... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
MrsPickle
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Huntington Beach, California
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29700 Woodford Tehachapi Rd, Keene, CA 93531
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the surroundings of this Museum love how they kept everything the same lot of history at this place great customer service

Thank George A
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We came across this National Monument by accident on the way to see the Tehachapi Train Loop. We popped in for a quick look, not knowing who Cesar Chavez was. Entrance was FREE. The centre contains an introductory film and then a superb display of...More

Thank MoJoTours
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I have visited 90% of our National Park sites and generally do not write reviews about them, but feel I must tell others about the experience I had here. First of all, I want to say that the ranger on duty at this site was...More

Thank HUSKERTRAVELER
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

I am a big fan of all of the National Parks and monuments. This one just doesn’t cut it (sorry). They are probably in a very limited budget. There are many pictures of Cesar Chavez during the strikes. However there is zero about him )his...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Some of the earlier reviews hinted at the promise of the site, and that promise remains unfulfilled. It is an education opportunity missed. There is very little material about either Cesar Chavez or about the farm labor movement (the Filipino role in developing this movement...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stopped here on a whim when saw sign on the freeway, so glad I did, will go back again and spend more time here. Birders, bring your binoculars and camera. Parents, take time with kids going through the exhibits and photos in the visitor center....More

Thank CTBCalifornia
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a monument to a great man that is not as well known outside of the California and the central valley. He gave his entire life to help others and demand basic work rights, fair wages, humane treatment and safer working conditions for California's...More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We are from California and of course know about the work that Cesar Chavez did for the farm workers, however we leaned more about him and his tireless work for equality. He was originally from Delano in the Central Valley but moved here in 1971....More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This site is so peaceful and beautiful. Not only the whole design, the garden with all kind of different flowers and plants but the determination to preserve Cesar's life and efforts to build a better world for his 'paisanos' is great. That's what he wanted...More

Thank Ehe20
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We are now in a time when new monuments of this type will be few and far between. Sad. Thankfully, this monument is already in place. It is a tribute to a man with a vision and other common men in mind. The grounds and...More

Thank travelertoo2
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