Jurupa Mountains Discovery Center

7621 Granite Hill Dr.
Riverside, CA 92509- Map It
(951) 685-5818

AAA Editor Notes

Jurupa Mountains Discovery Center is at 7621 Granite Hill Dr. A 9-acre botanical garden features dinosaur sculptures while the Sam and Ruth Kirby Earth Science Museum houses collections of Native American artifacts, rocks, minerals and fossils as well as dinosaur eggs. Guided tours combining a nature walk through cactus and succulent gardens and a visit to Dino Mesa to collect rock, mineral and fossil samples are offered. Guided tours are available.
Free. Tours $9-$15; free (ages 0-2).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 8-5, Sun. noon-5. Guided tours are given daily; phone ahead for schedule. Closed most major holidays.