Directions and Transportation

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There are a number of areas to explore around Richmond, that were part of the historic WWII Home Front. Our maps and rangers can help you find what you are looking for. Before exploring, please stop by the Visitor Education Center.

 
Directions

The park does not have permanent directional signage, so finding various park sites can be difficult if you are not familiar with the City of Richmond. Please read the "Directions and Transportation" page for guidance with getting to the visitor center.

 
Directions to Rosie the Riveter Visitor Education Center

Visitor Center Address
1414 Harbour Way South,

Suite #3000/Oil House,
Richmond, CA 94804

Phone: 510-232-5050 Ext. 0


From Sacramento:
I-80 West, EXIT Cutting Blvd. making a Right onto Cutting. Continue on Cutting for 2 Miles, and then make a Left onto Harbour Way South and continue for 0.8 miles. Make a left at the security gate/guard shack just before the large Ford Assembly Building. Inform the guard that you are going to the Visitor Center. Drive behind the Ford building. Visitor Center is in a smaller brick building down by the water. Parking close to the building is limited.

From Berkeley:
I-80 East, then take the I-580 West split after the Gilman St. off ramp. EXIT Harbour Way South, then turn Right onto Cutting Blvd, now make a Right at the next stop light onto Harbour Way South and Continue for 0.8 miles. Make a left at the security gate/guard shack just before the large Ford Assembly Building. Inform the guard that you are going to the Visitor Center. Drive behind the Ford building. Visitor Center is in a smaller brick building down by the water. Parking close to the building is limited.

From Oakland/South Bay:
I-580 West or I-880 North to I-80 East, then follow directions from Berkeley.

From San Francisco/Peninsula:
US 101 or I-280 North to I-80 over the Bay Bridge, then follow directions from Berkeley.

Marin County/North Bay
Make 101 South to I-580 East across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. EXIT Harbour Way/Cutting Blvd. Turn LEFT onto Cutting Blvd., and then RIGHT onto Harbour Way South. Continue for 0.8 miles until you see the large brick building. Make a LEFT into the gated lot passing the guard shack, and follow the parking lot all the way to the back looking for the Visitor Education center and NPS signage.
 

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