Welcome to César E. Chávez National Monument! The visitor center, Memorial Garden, and Chavez gravesite are open 10 am to 4 pm, daily, except some federal holidays.
The Central Valley of California is quite warm and sunny in summers, with temperatures typically around 90° F, but occasionally exceeding 100° F. Average winter temperatures range between 30°-50° F. Always check local weather forecasts before you visit, as weather can change rapidly.
Masks are currently required in NPS buildings and optional on public transportation. The NPS has updated its masking guidance based on the CDC’s COVID-19 Community Level tool, which helps communities decide what prevention steps to take.
César E. Chávez National Monument remains committed to keeping visitors safe. We encourage you to follow National Park Service and CDC guidance to reduce the spread of COVID-19. For the health and safety of others, please choose another time to visit a park if:
Para obtener información sobre COVID-10 en español, visite Enfermedad del coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) | CDC.
Last updated: July 20, 2022