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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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There is a 96 year old park ranger who tells her story folllowing the film. Her story is the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
umcpastor
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Philadelphia suburb
Hidden Gem

This museum is on the bay in a seedy area with warehouses. They do have a parking lot and we felt... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Theresa C
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Allendale, New Jersey
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1401 Marina Way S, Suite B, Richmond, CA 94804-3723
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a 96 year old park ranger who tells her story folllowing the film. Her story is the highlight. It takes about an hour. I just hope they will get it recorded. It is a treasure that should not be lost.

Thank umcpastor
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is on the bay in a seedy area with warehouses. They do have a parking lot and we felt safe parking and walking to the building. Two rangers welcomed us, told us about the film schedule...there are two short films shown regularly that...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set on the Richmond waterfront, next to the excellent Assemble restaurant, is this little gem. Spotlessly clean, interactive exhibits for all ages, lots of films and lectures. Spend an hour or two, or spend the day. Cute gift shop, helpful and delightful staff. Be sure...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's worth the trip to learn a little about our past. The place is also well kept and very organized. If you live in the SF Bay Area this is such an easy place to get to. It is a bit unknown but it does...More

Thank goofeey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I leaned so much here - it's a great interactive museum next to the Bay trail and a wonderful restaurant. Kids love this museum and adults too. We also heard a wonderful talk by one of the oldest park rangers in the US - she...More

Thank psa19662017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think this historical site is a bit unknown in our area and yet it is well worth the trip. A great history lesson on World War II in a cool setting - the old Ford Factory. Wonderful views of San Francisco Bay with a...More

Thank sccrfrancis
Reviewed 20 August 2017

While web surfing for things to do in San Francisco this kind of just popped up so after further reading about it in my national parks book I added it to the vacation itinerary. It struck a cord with me since during the war my...More

Thank KaliRaven
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Worth visiting. Great piece of history of the Richmond shipyard and how women made it work during WWll.

Thank Jdric
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Nice portrait of women who stepped up to help the war effort. My only complaint was that they had too many photos of all men working.

Thank MASB13
Reviewed 18 July 2017 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
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