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Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town

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$ 5.00 PER PERSON. This was the little town of Haynes Az . A suburb of (Jerome Billion Dollar Copper Camp). They mined gold here from 1890 to 1914. The mine shaft goes down 1270 ft. You can view it but you can not go down in it. We do offer gold or...more
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1000 Perkinsville Rd, Jerome, AZ 86331
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I always bring friends and relatives to this Jewel on a Hill! We have actually panned for God, talked with a donkey, touched and explored magnificent collection of old cars,trucks and equipment, looked at History in a relaxed and interesting way. I have taken hundreds...More

Thank DianeM3707
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An old mining town. Originally Hayes, Arizona. Close to Jerome, Arizona. I have been there many times in the past 10 years.. always something new to see. They have a few goats and chickens, and a potbellied pig. Lots of antiques, lots of old old...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here to check out the old abandoned mine. A real treasure trove of old cars, trucks, and tools. Pretty kitschy but a really fun way to spend an hour or two. Loved it.

Thank MartyGraceAmbrosio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a mixture of eccentric and very captivating. There is an old gold mine shaft on site but you aren’t allowed to go in it. The most notable part about this ghost town is the collection of antique trucks and cars.

Thank sophiemattison
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our visit here. The entrance fee was very modest, and the collection of old trucks and mining equipment was interesting. There were several animals that one could feed.

Thank Fay M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came to this "Mine Museum and Ghost Town" hoping to learn something about the former mining town, but there are no guides and no information posted around the site. "Museum" is a grandiose description of the fenced-off pit that has single sign saying how...More

Thank DKroMau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made our way here from Sedona and the winding road up to the actual ghost town had spectacular views. We enjoyed walking through the abandoned town and viewing all the old buildings with their history, as well some of the old vehicles. There were 4...More

Thank Rosierocks1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boys and I enjoyed the ghost town. There are old buildings to walk in and tons of old vehicles mostly in poor condition. There are even goats to feed. For $5 for adults and $3 for kids it a great stop between Prescott Forest...More

Thank drjaymad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here and our grandson had a ball. Unfortunately you can only pan for gold when the owner is there. We visited off season so we were told that was the reason. The gift shop is a little high priced. There is no charge...More

Thank Leilani F
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Four of us (55yrs-79yrs) went to the Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town. We had a great time exploring the vintage vehicles and mine equipment. As stated this is not a mine tour, you can not enter the mine because it is a 1200...More

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Chris S
7 December 2017|
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Response from LovemyAcura | Reviewed this property |
yes and there is a discount admission for a disability
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gloriaweiss1
26 September 2017|
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Response from Lawito | Reviewed this property |
In the gift shop you pay a fee to enter the mine
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Julie W
16 March 2017|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
I personally can't answer that. But you can call the souvenir store I believe and they can answer that question. You can go to the website for the info.
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