California Citrus: A Golden Legacy (In-Person Guided Field Trip)

Explore – California Citrus State Historic Park!


During this 2 hour multisensory tour, participants will learn how California’s second gold rush (citrus) helped shape and develop California today, the various groups of people that played an important role in the industry through their labor and technological developments, and the role two small navel orange trees played in the birth of an industry in Riverside. Additionally, students will experience the broad diversity of citrus fruit through enjoying an on-site citrus tasting.

The maximum capacity for each field trip is 70 students. If you have any immediate questions or concerns please contact Once your field trip is scheduled you will receive a document link in your confirmation email. Once this additional document has been returned, our PORTS presenter at California Citrus State Historic Park will contact you within 7 business days to confirm your activities!

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Apply for a FREE, In-Person field trip to Citrus State Historic Park!

Citrus State Historic Park is excited to offer blended-access programs through PassPORTS, which offers Title I public schools with a field trip reimbursement grant to experience the park both virtually and in-person!

Fill out the PassPORTS 23-24 interest form to find out if you qualify to receive up to $1000 in reimbursements for your field trip costs! If approved, the K-12 Access Coordinator will reach out to confirm your programs.

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