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The Tombstone Epitaph

Tombstone, AZ
+1 520-457-2211
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Great souvenirs

The museum was interesting and loved reading the old newspapers. We also purchased several gifts... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Rona H
Halifax, England, United Kingdom
Good if you like print history

Great museum of antique printing presses and backbone of area historical documents. Docent was very... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Long Beach, California
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The office of the Old West's most famous newspaper.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free newspaper” (19 reviews)
Tombstone, AZ
+1 520-457-2211

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The museum was interesting and loved reading the old newspapers. We also purchased several gifts to bring home-fantastic tee shirts at very reasonable prices.

Thank Rona H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great museum of antique printing presses and backbone of area historical documents. Docent was very knowledgeable and friendly. Not on our original plan to visit, but glad we made the time to stop.

Thank mbmurchison
Reviewed 7 February 2017

OK I grew up watching Tombstone Territory on TV, and each episode was taken from the files of the Tombstone Epitaph. Now I have finally visited it. The presses are there, as well as newspapers displaying the history of Tombstone. Not as exciting as a...More

Thank RobRoy47
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Is is a free exhibit. Interesting to the history of this area as well as the publishing machinery it houses.

Thank RonsKay
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This was a free attraction and didn't take long to go through. It was interesting printing history and my husband, a western history buff, ended up buying a subscription to the paper for a year.

Thank debinbabbitt
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We stopped in for a paper and enjoyed looking at the photos and other items on display. It's worth checking out if your down that way.

Thank wow1870
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of old machinery used to create news papers back in the old days. A 5 minute look around is sufficient to see it all.

Thank islandgems
Reviewed 30 January 2017

IF you purchase ticket for the ok corral you get a ticket for a free newspaper here. IT will take you about five minutes to view this attraction.

Thank XXXXXXyt
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Some interesting facts Free newspapers. The lady was one of the few in the whole town that is not sick of tourists and was a pleasure to chat with. Even gave our dog a bisquit.

Thank baxter932
Reviewed 26 January 2017

very interesting to see how the newspaper in the town was made and the interesting articles besides the gunfight.

Thank Jim M
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10 October 2017|
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Response from csarchibald | Reviewed this property |
Bisbee AZ, about 25 miles southeast of Tombstone or Benson about 30 miles North of Tombstone would be the closest. The next closest I believe would be at Whetstone, close to Ft. Huachuca. Then of course is the Airport at... More