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California Citrus State Historic Park

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Simply Beautiful

We took our engagement pictures here yesterday and loved it! There are so many beautiful citrus... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2011
Highland, California
Citrus Park

Very beautiful park. Best time is in the spring when you can smell the orange blossoms - Simply... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2010
Riverside, California
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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...more
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9400 Dufferin Ave, Riverside, CA 92503-6328
+1 951-780-6222
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Reviewed 5 April 2011

We took our engagement pictures here yesterday and loved it! There are so many beautiful citrus trees, walkways and grassy areas. There are also a few covered areas to have birthday parties or get togethers. Parking is $8 which isn't bad and the bathrooms were...More

Date of experience: April 2011
4  Thank mrshtello
Reviewed 19 June 2010

Very beautiful park. Best time is in the spring when you can smell the orange blossoms - Simply heavenly! Unfortunately, due to California budget cuts, the museum and gift shop have limited hours. If visiting during the end of June to mid July, you can...More

6  Thank Luv2run7
Reviewed 27 January 2009

At the time that I visited this park, I ended up very upset and angry. There is a surprising ending. Let me start at the beginning... with a warning. There are 2 separate hours that you have to consider with this attraction. The first set...More

15  Thank LadyTravel
Reviewed 16 April 2008

Want to know what California was like before it was awash with tract homes, smog, and traffic? Then go to the Citrus Park. This is California's legacy and is a citrus oasis within Riverside. Come in spring to experience the thousands of orange blossoms blooming...More

7  Thank gili
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Response from Mary J | Reviewed this property |
We saw some pretty scary snails.