A History of Service

The Salt River Project's story is an integral part of Arizona's history. Founded a decade before Arizona was a state in 1903, SRP has helped shape the West for more than 100 years making it possible for millions to live in the desert.

The SRP story


The following tour options are self-guided and appropriate for school groups. Other SRP facilities, including dams, are not open to the public.

  • Tour Arizona Falls, which includes three waterfalls, shaded viewing room and pedestrian bridge. The self-guided tour takes approximately one hour and there is a companion virtual tour.
  • Coming Soon! The SRP Heritage Center is scheduled to re-open with all new exhibits in spring 2018.