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Good Enough Mine Tour

501 Toughnut St, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 520-255-5553
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Good enough mine tour

Tour was good. We were the only ones so was a personal tour. Guide was very noligable. Was good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cavendish, Canada
Great way to round out a trip to a boom town

This short guided tour into an old silver mine really helps you understand the Tombstone... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Goodenough Mine is one of the twenty five producing silver mines in the Tombstone Mining District, which started the mining boom which resulted in the incorporation of the City of Tombstone. When you take the tour, you will be shown through the original 1879 workings by a knowledgeable guide, and learn all about nineteenth century hard rock silver mining. You'll see what the ore looked like, learn about how it was processed, see some beautiful rocks and minerals, and artifacts and structures that have been in place for 130 years. This is one of the mines owned by Ed Schieffelin, the founder of the town, part of the Tombstone Mill and Mining Company, which he founded as well. The Goodenough Mine Tour is the most authentic and unique attraction in the City of Tombstone, and you'll see the results of the hard work of the miners. It's an experience that you will enjoy.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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501 Toughnut St, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 520-255-5553

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour was good. We were the only ones so was a personal tour. Guide was very noligable. Was good until he asked twice for a tip! Left a bad taste!

Thank maryatyourhouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This short guided tour into an old silver mine really helps you understand the Tombstone experience. Seeing the boom town's saloons and gunfights makes more sense when you learn about the industry that pulled millions of dollars of silver out of the ground. Hunter, our...More

Thank TimNlv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went down into the hardrock Goodenough Mine this week. What a fascinating tour! Drew, our guide, was very informative about the mine itself -- the rocks, the geology -- and also about the history of how this was the first big silver strike -- right...More

Thank Jon_Donahue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit to this silvermine, now under new ownership. It’s not too strenuous but not for the claustrophobic. Guided tours only. You learn a lot about the history of the mine and daily life of the miners and the town. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Gilliansc
Reviewed 6 November 2017

My kids loved the tour. Very interesting. Do have to warn that it is very physical. It is easy going down the over 108 feet below the surface but you do have to go back up stairs that high to get out of the mine....More

1  Thank tsdmd1
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I am the tour guide at The Good Enough mine we re-opened last friday. We only closed for monsoon season due to water going into the mine, there was no safety hazard just some mud at bottom of the steps. So come and join me...More

1  Thank Drew W
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Not sure why, but the mine and tour is closed. Some of the locals mentioned it will open back in October. There is a for sale sign right next to the property, not sure if that is for the mine or the next property over....More

7  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Whilst in Tombstone we did the mine tour which was very interesting and well worth doing if you are in town, it is amazing how back in the day when it was being mined how hard it would have been with the conditions and working...More

2  Thank Alan S
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting bit of history if you're into mining. Good way to escape the sun and heat on a summer day. Kids would enjoy it.

Thank MamaMitzi
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This was one of my favorite tours during our whole trip. Our guide was knowledgeable about- not only the history of mining- but about the town and people who contributed to the industry of that built the town. His passion for history and preserving this...More

Thank sarasmom01
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19 November 2017|
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Response from sarasmom01 | Reviewed this property |
We paid about $12.00 a person- very reasonable- and as for times- he is flexible on that- there are times posted- but it depends on the number of people who stop by to reserve a spot. We went on an unscheduled time- because... More
8 November 2017|
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Response from mjsevers1980 |
Hi Hunter, I’m still interested in taking my group on the “wild” tour. Can you have your manager email me at my gmail account that is associated with the TripAdvisor account (my account name at gmail)? Thanks, Matt
Alejandra F
15 July 2015|
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Response from Carey G | Property representative |
We charge fifteen dollars for adults, twelve for senior and military, kids under ten are free, and teenagers are five dollars. The Groupon and Living Social coupons give you a killer deal, ten or eleven dollars. We run tours... More