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Superstition Mountain Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Apacheland Movie Ranch history is preserved here in the shadows of the Superstition Mountain

Here on this 15-acre site, you'll be able to visit the Elvis Memorial Chapel, Apacheland Movie... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Apache Junction, Arizona
nice stop on the apache trail

We got plenty of information from the person who greeted us in front. The museum is not big, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Huntington, New York
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Here on this 15-acre site, you'll be able to visit the Elvis Memorial Chapel, Apacheland Movie Ranch Barn and take in views of the Superstition Mountain. Nice walking paths will lead you to many photographic opportunities. I bring family and friends here all the time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ynotcolor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got plenty of information from the person who greeted us in front. The museum is not big, but gives plenty of information. We got lucky with the holiday to get free entrance to the museum, not sure how expensive it is. But certainly, worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cute (albeit a little gimmicky) museum in Apache Junction. My husband and I used our library cards to get passes from the Phoenix Public Library. The museum is small but has lots of information. Our favorite part was the model train display....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bythecompassrose
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The Museum is just a little way out of Apache Junction a couple of miles or so on the way to Tortilla Flat and Canyon Lake. We have driven by it a few times but this trip took the time to stop and were not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CentralCoastRVer
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

There is lots of acreage to cover, historic buildings and artifacts and an Elvis Chapel! Some buildings were old movie set parts when they filmed movies here. Old movie buffs will love this place! There are lots of things to do, as they have great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SantaFeDiva
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This place has a small museum but some interesting artifacts and information about the area and its mining history. The barn has pictures of many actors who filmed nearby. The gift shop has an excellent selection of books about Arizona, many of which I had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jfd
Reviewed 18 October 2018

like all of Arizona it's must do thing . it's great for all and you learn all about the Superstition Mountain . a lot of history in AZ!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sexywolfeyes76
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice clean and well organized place. Plenty to see inside and outside. Great frendly people.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wayne U
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice museum. We unfortunately went during the noontime heat and didn’t see all the outside attractions. What we did see was very nice and we would go again in the cooler part of the day. Highly recommend and will go again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chief00001
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The lost Dutchman, Jacob Waltz, got a lot of things started around Apache Junction. This museum follows his exploits and what he didn't leave behind, namely, a map to the entrance of his gold mine. Dozens of people have tried to find it, and all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Mark E
5 July 2017|
Response from suesuemj | Reviewed this property |
Take Highway 88 (North Apache Trail) from Apache Junction. It's just past North Mountain View Road on the right.
Mark E
5 July 2017|
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Response from Vera W | Reviewed this property |
Highway 60 east from Phoenix to Hwy 88 - signs on the Freeway direct you to Canyon Lake and Lost Dutchmen State Park. Highway 88 is also Idaho Rd. Take that North, through Apache Junction and you will come to the Museum... More
Jim W
26 January 2017|
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Response from CherylHy | Reviewed this property |
It is free - sorry I took so long to answer.