Richland Road Trip to History

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 We are a community born from the war era of the 1940s. Discover our past by reading about Richland’s history and the historic street names.  With the map as your guide, you can take a walking tour and learn the details of each person’s life who became the namesakes of our streets.

Richland Streets History 1


See the Bust of General Mathias at the northeast corner of the Richland Public Library to learn more of the significance of this man and Richland.

Tour Richland’s Gold Coast District, the “temporary” housing development with unique floor plans specifically designed for war era military communities. This area was designated by The National Register of Historic Places in 2004 at a level of Significant. 

Visit The Reach Museum, a scientific and cultural history of the Tri-Cities and Hanford.

Enjoy a half-day Bus Tour of the B Reactor National Historic Landmark.