Quality Inn & Suites
11043 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92505
Phone: (951) 688-5000
Fax: (951) 785-5655
Castle Park is a family entertainment amusement park in Riverside. In addition to the many fun rides, Castle Park also includes an arcade, miniature golf, and a magic show, not to mention the various restaurants and concession stands available. Rides include bumper cars, the Flying Saucer, Ferris Wheel, the Log Ride and the Fireball just to name a few. Please note that rides are not open Monday through Thursday, although the arcade and golf remain open on these days.
The citrus industry was one of the hallmarks of California's industrial development in the 20th Century, and California Citrus State Historic Park recognizes and commemorates the significant impact this had on the state. The park has been designed to resemble a historic city park, replete with picnic areas and fruit orchards. Visitors can learn more about the history of the city's citrus industry at the on-site museum.
Heritage House was built in 1891 and serves today as a historical tribute to that era. The furniture is original from the house and the people who lived there in the beginning (a wealthy orange-ranching widow). Your guided tour will take you to both floors, as well as the servants' quarters out back. Take the kids on this tour for they will be able to learn a lot about Riverside's history; and enjoy exploring the many rooms and areas of the house. History comes to life when it is seen exactly as it was lived. The museum/house is closed to public viewing in the months of July and August but on other days, admission is free but, donations are welcome.
A popular Southern California indoor karting center. Speed up to 45mph around this 1/4-mile long road course on high-performance karts.
Take a trip down Victoria Avenue that is known for the beautiful trees lining either side of the road. The palm, pepper and eucalyptus are sure to make this a pleasurable ride as one traverses through the country. The road is a popular spot for biking.
A division of the Riverside County Library System, this small but inviting library is open to all patrons from Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. A weekly children's storytime is held every Saturday at 10:30 a.m. for ages two to twelve and computer and Internet access is available to all.
Day in and day out, locals and visitors from all walks of life flock in here to pursue their research and literary aspirations. Special emphasis is given to immigrants and non-native English speakers who would like to improve their language skills. The staff have been trained extensively and can assist members with ease, helping them weave through thousands of books. There is a dedicated space just for teenagers where they can lounge around, complete homework and even indulge in music and games.
Spread out over 534-acres, this once barren and abandoned Silica mine has transformed into a challenging par-70, 6,544-yard luxury golf course. The surrounding area was once known as the Lemon Capital of the World but since then the lemon groves have given way to big business and urban development, virtually wiping out the industry and moving it elsewhere. The course itself offers a host of challenging opportunities for amateur golfers and professionals alike. Green fees are generally reasonable depending on time and age. Make sure you reserve your tee time as Dos Lagos Golf Course tends to have quite a lot of players.
Crossroads Riverview Park is reputed for hosting Halloween parties in Southern California. Marked by several trees and lush green surroundings, Halloween is celebrated in a very big way at this venue and attracts numerous tourists from Corona and the surrounding areas. Riverside Park features few rides and has been privy many other live events and concerts in the past.
This sprawling water park is fun for the whole family. Offering a respite from the Hot Los Angeles weather, The Cove Waterpark has a bevvy of water features that include the standard flowing river channel, water slides, children's lagoon and more unique features like the Riptide Reef, which is wave simulator that guests can body board or surf on. Classes, party rentals, and special events keep this water park buzzing with activity.
The celebrated First Congregational Church, is situated at 3504 Mission Inn Avenue in Riverside, California. It is a monumental church and carries great historic importance. The building was structured on a land cover of nearly 0.8 acres (0.32 hectares). The fine structure was built exactly a century ago in 1913. The Sunday service commences at 10:00a and the church also conducts wedding ceremonies. This comprehensive church is a perfect model of the Spanish Colonial Revival style of architecture and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.
Lemon Street in Riverside, California is home to the Christian Science Church. The First Church of Christ, Science is a historic landmark. It was built more than a century ago in 1901. It organizes Sunday morning services and Wednesday evening testimony meets. The church also has a reading room facility that is open from 10:00a to 2:00p from Monday to Saturday. It is a remarkable example of Mission/Spanish Revival style of architecture.