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Colorado River Indian Tribes Museum

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Historical Museum for the tribal region.

Very educational and professional Museum that covers the history of the tribes and the region... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
Stephen G
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Parker, Arizona
Small but Nice

It's a small museum but very nice. A large collection of baskets and bead work. Not very cluttered... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
Wirunaways
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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May 1, 2018
“Historical Museum for the tribal region.”
Apr 22, 2017
“Small but Nice”
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1007 W Arizona Ave, Parker, AZ 85344-5745
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Very educational and professional Museum that covers the history of the tribes and the region. Well worth the time..Museum is off the main highway but can be found using any program.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Stephen G
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

It's a small museum but very nice. A large collection of baskets and bead work. Not very cluttered and easy to follow along. Docent was knowledgeable and very friendly. Daddy and daughter day with my nine year old. Thirty minutes is all she could take...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Wirunaways
Reviewed November 3, 2016

It is small but nice. The collection of cradle boards, beading work, clay work and woven baskets is very nice. It seems more like a gallery than an museum since there is not much labeling. Beautiful work. Authentic music in the background. Free.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Ruth M
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Went to this museum to find out about the local Indian tribes of the area. They were very friendly and had a great staff that gave us a lot of history about the 4 tribes that make up the area. Nice blankets and items for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed December 15, 2015

It's been awhile since I've been to this museum, so I'm sure it's improved with additional exhibits during that time. It's focus is on the interesting local tribal history & should be an added attraction for all Parker, Arizona area visitors. Information contained herein provides...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank AlamoGoldie
Reviewed December 6, 2015

My son took us to go enjoy day a 2nd Thanksgiving meal with his in laws. I must say driving through the desert did not prepare me for what was to come. The beautiful red mountains, the serene skies, the river flowing. This is a...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Beatrice S
Reviewed February 28, 2015

Beautiful beadwork! Great collection of baskets and jars! Fairly small so it is doable in an hour or less. The price is right! Nice shop if you would like.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank wiseoldowl514
Reviewed February 26, 2015

I stumbled on this and it proved to be a great find. The museum is fairly compact and laid out in a way that is easy to navigate. The young lady, Alyissa, working there was a great help. The museum focuses on the four tribes...More

Date of experience: February 2015
5  Thank CATTSAR
Reviewed December 19, 2012

Has many artifacts from the four tribes who use the region. Enjoyed the video showing the making of pottery.

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank ProfessorEd
Reviewed July 12, 2009

July 12, 2009: The Colorado River Indian Tribe's Cultural Resource Director, Dr. Michael Tsosie has a top flight scholarly and a personal knowledge of life in the lower Colorado River Valley. The museum is moving to Parker's movie in the center of town and promises...More

3  Thank tceng
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