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SWONs: Shipbuilding Women of the Navy

Presented by National Parks of Boston at Charlestwon Navy Yard Visitor Center, Charlestown MA

Dec 28 2019
Jan 04 2020
SWONs: Shipbuilding Women of the Navy

Join the National Parks of Boston during Winter Recess for family-friendly activities and programs .

Have fun coloring in a SWON Activity book or “Riveting” a ribbon bracelet. It is a fun way to learn about the 8,000 women who worked in the Charlestown Navy Yard during World War II.  They did all kinds of jobs: welding, painting, twisting rope and driving a fork lift, to help win the war.


Drop-in activities.

Best for ages five and up.


No ticket needed

Contact: 617-242-5601

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Drop-in activity.


Charlestwon Navy Yard Visitor Center

First Ave, Charlestown, MA 02129

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