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Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town

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$ 7.00 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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All reviews old cars gift shop the owner american pickers cars and trucks wander around entrance fee classic cars passed away step back in time cool place old west enjoyed our visit goats chickens vehicle monkeys
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Jerome was an amazing place to visit. I thought the Gold King Mine would be a must on our excursion. Not so. I felt like I was wandering around a junk yard and there was nothing of interest to me. I would have much preferred...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Demalash
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is just a few broken down buildings and a lot of junk cars. Best part was the laugh we had at ourselves when we got back in the car for getting taken for $7 a head. Gizmo the cat is cool, but after that.......More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ChesterAllen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jerome is an interesting town to begin with, built into the side of a mountain. The streets are steep. narrow and filled with cool shops and old historic homes and buildings. The view from Jerome of the Verde Valley are awesome. The Ghost Town/Mine is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mxnbsnswthplsr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting this place felt like walking into an episode of American Pickers. I think my husband was pretty interested in all the old cars and some of the other things around. I found some of the old stuff interesting, but would have been okay skipping...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Melinda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town in Jerome in February 2019. It was full of wrecks and wreckage dating back at least 50-60 years if not more including old cars, trucks, mining equipment and other things. I walked around for 20-30...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a weird but wonderful place. It’s like walking into somebody’s crazy collection of stuff accumulated over decades. There has to be over thirty old trucks, buses, heavy equipment of all sorts just sitting there. The original mine shaft is there but just looks...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mortyatport
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Quite amazing place to see old time mining equipment and tools! We spent at least three hours looking at everything. They also have historic cars and trucks. Some cars, trucks and machinery are still running. Turn of the last century household items and a glimpse...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank rosalialat
Reviewed 16 February 2019

This old mine/ghost town provides for a very interesting visit. There are many old relics, especially cars and trucks. There are several old buildings filled with relics of all sorts. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chuck52310
Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

Drove onto this by accident while exploring Jerome. Well worth the 5$ to tour . Old cars, buildings,and mining equipment galore giving you a small glimpse of what it was like to live in a mining town. Depending on your interest you could spend hours...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KellyE243
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Scenery was beautiful but didn’t see to much to do with ghosts a bit disappointing. Not much open but mountains were worth the visit

Date of experience: February 2019
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M5563DSchriss
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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