08.27.2019

Barbie debuts Rosa Parks doll as part of series honoring iconic women

Barbie debuts Rosa Parks doll as part of series honoring iconic women Photo Courtesy Barbie / Mattell

Civil Rights activist and Alabamian Rosa Parks is the latest iconic woman to garner a doll in her likeness as part of Barbie’s Inspiring Women series.

Mattel announced today Parks would be one of the latest additions to the series, which launched in 2018 and features dolls based on women who have played significant roles in history, including Frida Kahlo, Amelia Earhart and Katherine Johnson.

The doll, which is priced at $30.00, is available for pre-order online now. It is expected to ship in early September.

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