family activities in riverside and vicinity

Botanical Gardens at University of California-Riverside.

California Citrus State Historic Park, located in Riverside, tells the story of the citrus industry in Southern California.

Crystal Cove State Park, located approximately 55 miles southwest of Riverside, offers coastal hiking.

Center for Social Justice and Civil Liberties, located in Riverside, includes exhibits and interpretation.

The Dana Point Nature Center, located 60 miles southwest of Riverside, offers interpretive exhibits on the marine environment.

Disneyland is located approximately 30 miles southwest of Riverside.

The Hidden Valley Nature Center is located in Riverside.

The Huntington features art exhibits and botanical gardens and is located 60 miles northwest of Riverside.

The Jensen Alvarado Historic Ranch and Museum is located in Jurupa Valley, adjacent to Riverside.

Joshua Tree National Park is located 80 miles east of Riverside.

The historic Mission Inn, located next to the convention center, includes a small museum.

The Mount Rubidoux trail is located in Riverside.

Mount San Antonio (Mount Baldy) is located approximately 40 miles north of Riverside. Click here for additional information.

The Riverside Metropolitan Museum features natural history and cultural history exhibits.

The Riverside walking tour is located near the historic Mission Inn.

The San Diego Zoo is located approximately 100 miles south of Riverside.

Sycamore Canyon park, located in Riverside, includes hiking trails and a nature center.