Rosie the Riveter Park reopens with restrictions

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Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park Visitor Center (Photo courtesy of the park)

By Kathy Chouteau

Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park announced in a Facebook post April 21 that it has reopened during business hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The park’s reopening comes with some COVID-19 related safety restrictions.

Per the park, visits to its bayside Visitor Center will be restricted to family groups of one or more people who are together and will have a time limitation so that others can also tour it.

“With public health in mind, the following facilities remain closed at this time: Visitor Education Center theater and classroom,” stated park officials in the social media post.

During their visit to the Visitor Center, people are required to follow health advisories by wearing a mask and adhering to social distancing guidelines.

The park is located at 1414 Harbour Way South, Suite 3000 in Richmond. Questions? Call (510) 232-5050 or visit the park’s website, where you can plan your visit.