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Audrey Headframe Park

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Address: Douglas Road, Jerome, AZ
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USD 125.00*
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Ultimate Historic Jerome Tour
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USD 39.95*
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Historic Shuttle Tour in Jerome, Arizona
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Classic Historic Tour of Jerome AZ

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You get a close up view of an actual mine shaft that goes 1950 feet below ground!!! You'll like it if you like historical ingenuity!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Rickd032
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Topock
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Topock
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You get a close up view of an actual mine shaft that goes 1950 feet below ground!!! You'll like it if you like historical ingenuity!!

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Thank Rickd032
Charlotte, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

It's a short stop and is free so take 10 minutes and walk through and read some of the information. It offers a glimpse into mining in the early 20th century. It was definitely a dangerous profession. I guess not much has changed.

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Thank 2BEis2SKI
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43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

The best part about this attraction is your ability to look down a mine shaft from a glass platform. It is absolutely fascinating! It is very safe, so don't worry about stepping on the glass.

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Orange County, CA
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

So worth the short stop right outside the Douglas Mansion. Could be easily missed and really a fun sight.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A free attraction in the area once you leave the State Park Museum. Good photo opportunities. This will only take 10 minutes.

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Thank JEAN1999
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We enjoyed this very much. You get to look straight down a mine shaft while standing on a glass floor. Being afraid of heights, I was scared! My boys on the other hand loved it. Not much to see but kids get a kick out of it.

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Thank Jeanette V
Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We loved this free attraction in Jerome. I had teenagers and a 5 year old with me and they all found it fascinating. We thought it was really cool to throw pebbles through the grate and you could never hear them drop. There are some nice informative signs and it's just cool. It's a little hard to get to from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Wow! This shows a real shaft & a visual of how far down they actually went in one~ it doesn't look like much of a stop but we were impressed.

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Thank MTtrippin
Palm Harbor, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This was cool to check out and free, but I wouldn't say it is a destination attraction. It was suggested by the volunteer at the State Park that we stop on our way out and we were glad we did. The depth of the shaft was unfathomable and mind boggling when compared in a diagram to the height of the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

The Audrey Headframe Park is just outside the Historical Park of Jerome and has some interesting history. It operated from 1915 to 1938 and there was extraction of 4 million tons of ore that yeillded gold, silver and copper.

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