LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) Museum and Library


category : Museums
The Colorado River Indian Reservation is unique in the sense that it is occupied by four (4) distinct tribal groups: Mohave, Chemehuevi, Navajo and Hopi, each with its own separate culture and traditions. The Library offers a vast selection of reading materials, including historical archives and selections relative to the four distinct tribes. The museum contains the largest collection of Chemehuevi baskets in the world, excellent examples of Mohave pottery, beautiful Navajo silver-smithed jewelry, intricate Hopi Kachina dolls, and many artifacts from the Reservation.


Admission: Free Admission
Hours: Monday through Friday
Phone: 928 669-9211

Come visit us in Parker, Arizona

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Parker Dam

Parker Dam spans the Colorado River between Arizona and California, 155 miles downstream from Hoover Dam. Built between 1934 and 1938 by the Bureau of Reclamation, Parker Dam is operated with Hoover and Davis Dams to bring water and power benefits to residents of the lower Colorado River Basin.

Parker, AZ Landmarks

BlueWater Resort and Casino

Las Vegas fun is available in Parker at the BlueWater Resort and Casino, a gaming enterprise of the Colorado River Indian Tribes. The theme of the Resort is "The Lost City". All 200 rooms, of which 10 are suites, has a beautiful view of the Colorado River while looking down at the marina with 164

Parker, AZ Casinos

Poston Memorial Monument

This monument marks the site of the Poston War Relocation Center where 17,867

Parker, AZ Monuments

Emerald Canyon Golf Course

This is the most fascinating and unusual Golf Course you'll ever play, often referred to as the "Jewel in the Desert"

Parker, AZ Golf Courses

Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) Museum and Library

The Colorado River Indian Reservation is unique in the sense that it is occupied by four (4) distinct tribal groups:

Parker, AZ Museums

Things to do Museums near Parker, AZ

Colorado River Historical Museum

There are two new exhibits: One is an exhibit of the Rose Massacre which took place within 200 yards of where Fort Mojave wa...

Tyson's Well Stage Station Museum

The original abode stage station was built in 1866 by Charles Tyson at its present location. It was an important way station ...

Parker Historical Society Museum

The temporary building (donated by the Beaver family) is being used by the Historical Soceity to its capacity. There are many...

Century House Museum

A regional museum of the Arizona Historical Society, Century House is one of Yuma's oldest and most historic buildings. Once ...