Overview Riverside

Visiting Riverside

The birthplace of the California citrus industry, Riverside’s host of museums and mediterannean climate make it a popular destination for museum-lovers and west-coast families alike.

Riverside is a museum lover’s town. Historic sites like the Mission Inn Museum and California Citrus State Historic Park chart the rich history of the city, while the 70+ historic airplanes at the March Field Museum are a magnet for aviation nuts across the country. The area also boasts the California Museum of Photography, which houses the largest collection of historical photographs in the western US.

Locals and tourists alike take advantage of Riverside’s temperate mediterannean climate with plenty of outdoor activities. The town landmark Mt. Ribidoux is a frequent site for hiking and bouldering, while Lake Evans is a great place for swimming, picnicking or just touring the impressive rose gardens.

So once you’ve booked your ... Read More
The birthplace of the California citrus industry, Riverside’s host of museums and mediterannean climate make it a popular destination for museum-lovers and west-coast families alike.

Riverside is a museum lover’s town. Historic sites like the Mission Inn Museum and California Citrus State Historic Park chart the rich history of the city, while the 70+ historic airplanes at the March Field Museum are a magnet for aviation nuts across the country. The area also boasts the California Museum of Photography, which houses the largest collection of historical photographs in the western US.

Locals and tourists alike take advantage of Riverside’s temperate mediterannean climate with plenty of outdoor activities. The town landmark Mt. Ribidoux is a frequent site for hiking and bouldering, while Lake Evans is a great place for swimming, picnicking or just touring the impressive rose gardens.

So once you’ve booked your flight and found the right hotel, peruse our pages to create an itinerary inspired by fellow travelers to Riverside.    Close

Stories and Tips Riverside

Downtown Riverside

Written by MzLyndaC on 09 Jan, 2007

Lake Alice Trading Co., a nice big bar and grill, has good food, live music, and a dance floor. If you want something a little more low-key, Worthington's pub is across the street. It's smaller, but they also have live music and they draw a…Read More


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