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Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park

201 N 4th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-2336
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Love the History

Been there a couple times. Really different and fun at Christmastime. Love seeing the historical... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Yuma, Arizona
Yuma Historic Park

This historic park offers a lot of information on Yuma's military establishment and army storage... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Glendale, Arizona
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Once a major military supply point, this site contains the quartermaster depot and officers' quarters as well as restored historic buildings commemorating five centuries of transportation across the Colorado River.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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201 N 4th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-2336
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Been there a couple times. Really different and fun at Christmastime. Love seeing the historical places

Thank ljmcnally75
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This historic park offers a lot of information on Yuma's military establishment and army storage depot. It has several buildings with used for displays of fire and hose wagons, Model T cars, and military transport vehicles used in the 1900's. It also displays steamboat artifacts...More

Thank 984deannab
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived on a weekday afternoon and had the whole park to ourselves. The park office had much information about the area's history, books, brochures, etc. The grounds and buildings are beautiful and well maintained. Make sure you view the short video in the first...More

Thank christopherM8134MB
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park is on the grounds of the former Yuma Quartermaster Depot. The depot was established to store clothing, food, weapons & ammunition for the soldiers in the southern quadrant of the US in 1864.This post now house the history of...More

1  Thank Redrosebud2014
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went there early one morning and had the place to ourselves. Very interesting and well layed out you could easily spend the day here. Easy walking!

Thank Valerie S
Teri I, Public Relations Manager at Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

The park is a hidden gem, enjoy a leisurely stroll with a bit of history as a bonus! Thanks for visiting us.

Reviewed 31 March 2017

This historic spot was once the logistical support center for the Army in the Southwest. Museum exhibits talk to this and the history of Yuma and the Colorado River. Historic exhibits and photographs offer detailed information about the role of the lower Colorado River in...More

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here lots of history. Nicely kept the plants are marked so you know what you are looking at. Very interesting lots of information on the dams along Colorado river.

Thank f0spat
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Historically informational. Enjoyed the tour very much. We did it on our own and at one point, stood with a group to hear what the tour guide was saying. Lots of information he gave.. I would tour it again and take more time to do...More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were 54 hikers on our way to San Diego and made a pre arranged stop at the depot. The information center has many books with not only local information but information covering Arizona. We had a great guide who took us around the Depot...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I didn't know Yuma was here before the Phoenix area until I went a visited the quartermaster depot had a lot of info on the Yuma area and how they got there water, I would go again

Thank Danelle R
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1 February 2016|
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Response from Traveler1563 | Reviewed this property |
No, this isn't that kind of 'park'. It's just historical buildings to go through.