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Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area

180 W 1st St Ste E, Yuma, AZ 85364-1442
+1 928-373-5190
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Nice little park

Very Clean, Cute, Fun History lesson, Good for little kids. There is a clean beach on the... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Marjean S
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Santa Rosa, California
Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Yuma, Arizona.

The Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area was an interesting attraction for my wife and I to visit... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
kanbaatar
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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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180 W 1st St Ste E, Yuma, AZ 85364-1442
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Very Clean, Cute, Fun History lesson, Good for little kids. There is a clean beach on the Colorado River right there Just a short walk to Old Down Town. Which is a sweet place to visit.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

The Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area was an interesting attraction for my wife and I to visit. It is a nice, green, park-like area if nothing else. I am not quite sure how to separate the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area from the Yuma Visitor's...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Made a short walk around the Hotel and found this gem with some history of the area. Nice to see and learn about the Railroad.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We stayed at the Garden Inn and went for a walk back by the reservoir and walked around to the river side and came across the park. Lots of interesting facts about the Yuma area, it's history and the importance of this area. Well worth...More

1  Thank Brando62
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We visited in January with our 2yr old grandson. He enjoyed looking in the engine, but had to be lifted up to see into the cab. The engine looks good from 30 feet, but, up close there is a lot of deterioration and instrument damage...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Stop by and get some education. This park is small but very quaint. It was well kept and the grass areas were green and manicured. The educational value was good and there was no cover charge to enter.

2  Thank Kenneth D
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

The Colorado River, once called “the Nile of America” was a major barrier to those crossing the nation. Here at Yuma the river pinched just enough that a ferry could operate and, at the same time, the river was deep enough to maintain a port...More

1  Thank BethanyLeah
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We spent a very pleasant hour at the heritage area. We visited the area as an overnight stop and spotted the steam train from the main street. The boards are very informative and the riverside a revelation.

2  Thank Gail L
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Yuma developed a park along the river Very good bike and walking paths Bridge was very interesting Go early in the morning to escape the heat

Thank David K
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I visited the Heritage area in May 2017. I went to the office of the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area and visited with the Ladies who work for the Heritage area. A nicer bunch of ladies you will not find and very well informed. I...More

1  Thank Poudre1
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