Attractions in Yuma

Information about some of the most popular visitor attractions including historic Downtown Yuma, the Yuma Crossing National Historic Area. Also includes attractions near Yuma, in Arizona, California, and Mexico. See also Yuma Travel Guide, about Southern Arizona, about Western Arizona, about Yuma County, and Pictures of Arizona.

Historic sites in Yuma

Museums in Yuma

Botanical Gardens in Yuma

Golf Courses in Yuma

Casinos in Yuma

Other Yuma Attractions

Yuma Public Library
Information about the eight branch libraries of the Yuma County Library System.

Yuma County Fairgrounds
2520 East 32nd Street
Yuma, Arizona 85365
Phone: 928-726-4420

The Peanut Patch
4322 East County 13th Street
Yuma, Arizona 85365-4631
Phone: 928-726-6292

Yuma Visitors Center
201 North 4th Avenue
Yuma, Arizona
Phone: 928-783-0071

Yuma Palms Regional Center
The 490,000 squaqre foot Yuma Palms Shopping Center is located in the city of Yuma on the northeast corner of 16th Street and Interstate Highway 8.

Yuma Art Center and Historic Theater
650 seat theater in the center of the Yuma historic district.

Arizona Western College
Located at 2020 South Ave 8 East in the city of Yuma Arizona. For more information call 928-317-6000l

Bard Date Company
Store: Basket Creations and More
245 South Main Street
Yuma, Arizona
Phone: 928.341.9966

- Imperial Date Gardens (Bard CA)
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Martha's Gardens Medjool Date Farm (Yuma AZ)
- Peanut Patch (Yuma)
- Chocolate Crafters

Yuma Desalting Plant

Lower Colorado River Valley

Military Bases Yuma
- Marine Corpos Air Station Yuma
- U.S. Army Proving Ground Yuma

Arizona Attractions Near Yuma

- Adair Park Gun Range (private 660 acre park 16 miles NE of Yuma) - Betty's Kitchen National Recreational Trail
- Felicity and Center of the World (8 miles west of Yuma)
- All American Canal and Imperial Dam
- Cibola National Wildlife Refuge
- Cocopah Indian Reservation (13 miles south of Yuma)
- Imperial Natinal Wildlife Refuge
- Kofa National Wildlife Refuge
- Martinez Lake
- Martinez Lake Development
- Castle Dome Mountains (46 miles NE of Yuma)
- McPhaul Swinging Bridge to Nowhere
- Morales Dam in Old Mexico
- Old Plank Road
- Palm Canyon (75 miles NE of Yuma)
- Picacho State Recreation Area
- Redondo Ruins (home of Jose Maria Redondo)
- Yuma Camel Farm (15672 South Avenue 1E / 928-627-7511)
- Yuma Valley Railroad

California Attractions Near Yuma

Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area
a 40 mile long, 5 mile wide stretch of sand dunes located in the southeast corner of Califoria. Popular destination for off road vehicle enthusiasts.

Tumco Historic Mining Town
Abandoned gold mining town

Center of the World Plaza
The publishing of the children's book "COE the Good Dragon at the Center of the World," led to a 1985 law setting "The Official Center of the World" at the precise point inside the pyramid at Felicity, California.

Mexico Attractions Near Yuma

Los Algodones
The official name of this small Baja California border town located a few miles west of the city of Yuma is Vicente Guerrero, but it is more commonly known as "Los Algondones". In recent years it has become a popular destinatin for Canadian and U.S. citizens seeking inexpensive prescription medicines, dental care, and medical care.

El Golfo de Santa Clara
Small beach resort in Sonora Mexico, on the Gulf of Mexico. Located about 60 miles away from the city of Yuma.

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