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Superstition Mountain Museum

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Address: 4087 E Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85119-8409
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+1 480-983-4888
09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00

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Quaint museum

Really enjoyed the kind people who took care of us there. You could tell it was a friendly and close knit community who cared about the museum. The history of superstition... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Cindy S
Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really enjoyed the kind people who took care of us there. You could tell it was a friendly and close knit community who cared about the museum. The history of superstition mountain was very interesting and you can pace your own time viewing the exhibits. A gentleman was suddenly playing a beautiful flute in the gift shop when we were... More 

Thank Cindy S
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We just happened to stop here and it was well worth it. So much interesting history. There's also a model train that is amazing, replica town and chapel where Elvis filmed a movie. A great place!

Thank beachbum329
Bourbonnais, Illinois
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63 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was our first stop on the Apache trail. A shrine to Elvis in the desert, model trains, and beautiful views of the Mountains. It was free and more interesting then what I had expected. Worth a stop,

Thank cubsproat
Bowling Green, Ohio
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is small but interesting. Only $5 to get in but worth it. The staff was super friendly. The grounds have a lot to see, they have wild west style buildings to look in (saloon, jail, etc). The views are beautiful.

Thank morgtc220
Apache Junction, Arizona
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A small and quaint museum with local color. Interesting information on local history & gold mining. You can walk outside and see old buildings, learn about when they used to film movies & TV shows.

Thank Doug N
Park Ridge, Illinois
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The outdoor displays (all volunteers) were very well done. Very accomodating people. Interesting historical top.

Thank Phil K
Barrie, Canada
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Superstition Mountain Museum while in Arizona after seeing it on a brochure at our hotel. We were glad we did, it was not that far away, and had plenty of parking, and the price was exceptional, which makes it a great value to visit alone or with a family. There were people there dressed in period costumes,... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a random stop while traveling to another attraction. There is a diversity of things to see and experience here, most of them are free. They have a "Boot Hill" cemetery with humorous grave markers. It also serves as a small desert garden where the species of plants are labeled. There is a great outdoor model train village, probably... More 

Thank Martin S
Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love visiting this museum and gift shop. Very reasonable prices and fun family activities. Very rich history here. Great for outside pictures with friends and family

Thank poobecca
Eagle Point, Oregon
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73 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum has a lot of artifacts and is layed out really nicely. Indoor and outdoor displays and they sell souvenirs. Admittance price very reasonable at $5.00 and they still give senior discount to$4.00. Very interesting so plan for an hour or hour and a half for your visit. Is located by Goldfield so a lot of things to see without... More 

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