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California Citrus State Historic Park

9400 Dufferin Ave, Riverside, CA 92503-6328
+1 951-780-6222
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Weddings, memorial services, concerts in the park, history!

This is a great little park for many reasons. Beautiful building and grounds for a celebration... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Theresa H
Riverside, California
Interesting history on area and development

Interesting history on area and development, public washrooms. Samples of oranges, good public... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Coreen S
Canmore, Canada
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A 377-acre park dedicated to the preservation of California's citrus heritage. Docent guided grove tours (Tour & Taste) start PROMPTLY at 1030, 1200, & 2pm on weekends (depending on docent availability). Not all docents give grove tours. No reservations required. Tour group size limited to 15 guests. It is advised that you call the Visitor Center to make sure tours are available on the day you plan to visit the park.
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9400 Dufferin Ave, Riverside, CA 92503-6328
+1 951-780-6222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little park for many reasons. Beautiful building and grounds for a celebration; wedding, memorial, and they even have summer concerts in the park. If you're looking for an onsite picture spot, check this park out. The history of our orange groves...More

Thank Theresa H
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting history on area and development, public washrooms. Samples of oranges, good public facilities.

Thank Coreen S
A TripAdvisor Member
Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Unexpected fun! Tasted several varieties of citrus and got to take home a bag full!! Very informative Joe was a great guide :) The whole family enjoyed it immensely!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 April 2017

a very beautiful park and the reception room that is for rent for party's or special occasions is even more beautiful, very clean and the windows everywhere that you can get a great view from anywhere in the room.

Thank zepplingirl21
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Found this by pure chance but we are so glad we did. We had a super time learning about the history of citrus. There was a 'tasting' of different Oranges, Lemons and Grapefruits whilst the park employee spoke about the different fruit. We took a...More

2  Thank SuffolkMayfly
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great way to spend some time in Riverside. Learned about a lot of citrus I had no idea even existed!

1  Thank crivers725
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for day outing. Loved the grounds and very well kept. We had picnic lunch. Lots of families with children there as well. Banquet facilities are available there. Had great day, wonderful memories! Will definitely be returning.

1  Thank lindaeecarter2
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great location in Riverside to spend afternoon walk with or without family, we had really nice time and learning about citrus fruits (till this time I only did know basic Orange, Lemon and Grapefruit) Not thinking about all different varieties of Citrus.

1  Thank Hans918
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to take a picnic! Make sure to check out their gift shop. Great place to have a party, must reserve in advance.

1  Thank Michellle2014
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

You do not hear much about this venue but it is a highly underrated place. Extremely clean and well kept. A great location for the family to enjoy a walk or picnic. Plenty of open space to play games. We hosted a company event and...More

1  Thank dillonr892
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is the riverside orange groves haunted
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