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Women's Rights National Historical Park

136 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1517
+1 315-568-0024
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Eye-opening museum

We learned a lot at the Women's Rights National Historic Park with its great displays and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
251ceh
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Port Dover, Canada
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Great for building awareness

I visited the park in Seneca Falls with a family group that included older teenaged girls. We had... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
valleylight
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western New York
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Women's Rights National Historical Park tells the story of the first Women's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, NY on July 19-20,1848.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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136 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1517
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We learned a lot at the Women's Rights National Historic Park with its great displays and informative staff. The statues are very unique, so don't forget to get your photo taken with them.

Thank 251ceh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the park in Seneca Falls with a family group that included older teenaged girls. We had some very deep talks afterwards about social mores that have and have not changed. The continuously showing film (though it needs to be updated soon) really did...More

Thank valleylight
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This National Park service sight tells the history of Women's rights at the place where it started. They have a number of exhibits depicting the history of women's rights along with a short movie. You can then walk next door to the Wesleyan Chapel where...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I was really excited to visit Seneca Falls and to set foot in such an important site in American History! We arrived at the museum on a Saturday afternoon and it was quite busy. The site includes a museum and next door to it is...More

Thank agdwsu
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were here on our drive from Buffalo to Adirondak on Fall Foliage viewing tour. It was mid morning no much crowd, could find parking behind the building lot. Relatively larger exhibition and information area that highlights a lot. Since location is away from busy...More

Thank Asoka B G
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The museum is an informative stop that takes you to the heart of the city where there are other shops and restaurants to enjoy while visiting the alleged model of the city of "Bedford Falls" in the movie "It's a wonderful Life". Learned a lot...More

Thank Edapeta
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We spent the better part of three hours visiting this National Park Service site in Central New York State. We learned much of the struggle to overcome serious prejudice and hostility to women gaining equality in American society, especially during the 19th and 20th centuries....More

Thank jimmorin2014
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This well maintained National Park addresses little talked about history- Woman's rights. Very informative and educational - learned a great deal in a short visit. Exhibits are easy to follow and park staff was helpful. Stop for a quick history lesson on your way to...More

Thank psullymgh
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We happened to be in seneca falls and I saw this museum on trip advisor, spent about an hour here. It's very informative, I learned a lot about the early women's rights movement which I didn't realize began in seneca falls. You can also go...More

Thank eldoradogirl
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If you are in the area, you should definitely check this out. Interesting exhibits, an orientation film and knowledgeable staff make for a worthwhile experience. Admission is free and is a must see for anyone touring the women's rights historical sites in the area.

Thank nancynj
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rospe55
1 September 2017|
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Response from bettykaren | Reviewed this property |
Look up website, I believe the answer is yes to both
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schmayla98
26 August 2017|
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Response from Alison C | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is a great drop in site. You may not spend more than an 90 minutes, but the NPS staff here are fantastic
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AmySonomaCounty
20 June 2017|
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Response from SenecaWomen | Property representative |
The Park will reopen seven days a week on July 9th. There is a beautiful water wall next the visitor center in Declaration Park. We are very sorry to miss you on your visit to Seneca Falls.
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