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Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park - This penitentiary housed many of Arizona Territory’s most dangerous and notorious criminals. The prison was depicted in literature, movies and television, and its remains are now Arizona’s most-visited state historic park.

Cibola National Wildlife Refuge - Located in the floodplain of the lower Colorado River and surrounded by a fringe of desert ridges and washes. These water bodies are home to many wildlife species that reside in this portion of the Sonoran Desert. Visitors can enjoy the many wildlife-oriented activities the refuge has to offer and enjoy the scenic beauty of this oasis in the desert.

Army Airfield Kingman Museum - Thirty six thousand gunners trained at the Kingman Army Airfield during World War Two. After the War, there was no further need for a gunnery school, or for the airplanes that carried the guns. Some rest in the museum to be viewed by people who do not remember, or who do not understand the meaning of what they are seeing.

Buckeye Valley Museum - Prehistory and history of Buckeye Valley. Changing exhibits highlight portions of the museum's collection. Visit the museum and picnic in the surrounding park.

Desert River Outfitters - Located in Bullhead City Arizona in Northwestern Arizona on the lower Colorado River. They provide kayak and canoe sales, rentals and guided river trips around the tri-state area of Arizona, Nevada and California.

Aquatic Center - Indoor Wave Pool complete with 254' enclosed water slide, Sun Splash Spray Park, 2 therapeutic pools, kiddie lagoon & lounge areas.

Mohave Museum of History & Arts - Dedicated to the purposes of preserving the heritage of Northwestern Arizona and of presenting that history to the public.

Yuma River Tubing - Come and float the Colorado River. Rent tubes and enjoy a relaxing float down the river on a 5, 2.5 or 1 mile float.

Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge - With its majestic rock cliffs; its ribbon of cool water running through classic Sonoran Desert; and its cattail-filled marsh harboring rails and waterfowl, Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge offers a little bit of everything for both wildlife and people.

Colorado River Indian Tribal Museum - The heritage of the four tribes that comprise the Colorado River Indian Tribes is presented at the Colorado River Indian Tribal Museum.

Tranquil Sensations - Experience beauty and tranquility while drifting over farm lands and desert landscapes as the sun rises over the Eastern mountains. Relax and find harmony while flying high with the birds over beautiful Yuma and surrounding areas.

The Historic Yuma Theatre - Located on Main Street in the City of Yuma's central business district, the Yuma Theatre building was constructed in 1912 and originally functioned as a vaudeville and movie house. The Yuma Theatre building has performed an important role in Yuma's commercial, cultural, and social history ever since.

Havasu National Wildlife Refuge - Protects 30 river miles (300 miles of shoreline) of the Colorado River from Needles, California, to Lake Havasu City, Arizona to conserve our wildlife heritage for people today and for generations yet to come.

London Bridge - In 1962, London Bridge was falling down. The British government decided to put the bridge up for sale, and Robert McCulloch, Founder of Lake Havasu City, submitted the winning bid of $2,460,000. The bridge was dismantled, and each stone was carefully marked. Reconstruction began on September 23, 1968, and the bridge was dedicated on October 10, 1971.

Hoover Dam - A testimony to a country's ability to construct monolithic projects in the midst of adverse conditions. Built during the Depression; thousands of men and their families came to Black Canyon to tame the Colorado River. It took less than five years, in a harsh and barren land, to build the largest dam of its time. Now, years later, Hoover Dam still stands as a world-renowned structure.

Yuma Conservation Garden - Provides area residents and visitors with an accessible, protected place to view and study desert ecology. Created as an outdoor laboratory for the propagation and preservation of plants indigenous to the Sonoran Desert, the site features plant viewing trails, a rustic ramada and outdoor classroom area, a duck pond and antique farm machinery display.