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7 Best and Fun Things To Do In Quartzsite, Arizona

During the summer months, the small hamlet of Quartzsite may seem insignificant, but come winter, this desert town buzzes with the activity of tourists from all over the world.

Since the 1960s, rock hounds have come to Quartzsite to collect minerals, rare gems, and precious metals. During the swap meets, antique hunters can find unique handmade items and one-of-a-kind jewelry, as well as classic car shows, RV shows and sales, and chili cook-offs. The Quartzsite Yacht Club attracts thousands of visitors from all over every year, contributing to the lively social scene of this town.

This small town in Arizona has much to offer gem-lovers and desert admirers alike. See our comprehensive list below to find the most noteworthy attractions in Quartzsite.

The 7 Most Popular Things To Do In Quartzsite, Arizona

7. Tyson’s Well Stage Station Museum

5.0 ★★★★★ (3 reviews)

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Location: 161 W Main Street Quartzsite AZ

Tel:  928 927 5229

6. Scaddan Wash

4.6 ★★★★★ (14 reviews)

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5. Arizona Peace Trail

4.6 ★★★★★ (29 reviews)


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Location: Quartzsite AZ

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4. Quartzsite Historical Society

4.6 ★★★★★ (69 reviews)


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Location: 161 W Main Street Quartzsite AZ

Tel:  928 927 5229

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3. Town Park

4.7 ★★★★★ (71 reviews)


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Location: Quartzsite AZ

2. Park Place RV Park

4.1 ★★★★☆ (76 reviews)


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Location: 250 N Riggles Ave Quartzsite AZ

Tel:  928 927 6699

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1. Hi Jolly’s Tomb

4.3 ★★★★☆ (404 reviews)

Location: W Elsie Ln & Hi Jolly Lane Quartzsite AZ

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Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Quartzsite, Arizona! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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