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Goldfield Ghost Town

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This abandoned old mining town, which has been refurbished as a tourist attraction, includes a mine tour, rides and shops.
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4650 N Mammoth Mine Rd, Apache Junction, AZ 85119-9465
+1 480-983-0333
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here on a Saturday, and we found several of the shops closed, the gunfight that was supposed to be acted out never happened, and the mine tour wasn't in an actual mine, but something that was dug out to simulate a mine. Rather...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time here and on our visit (Monday 10th September) it was very quite which made it better. We had ample time to browse the shops that where open, take photographs (the location is just stunning). We didn’t feel it was a tourist...More

1  Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit! We have 3 boys ages 4.5, 7 and 13 and it was great for all. We recommend all the activities as each one is well worth the price. The tour guides were exceptional as was everyone we met...More

Thank Kristi C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is actually a ghost town! It is deep in history and has lots to see and do you if you like to look at little shops, If you’re interested in poking around, if you were interested in history, or if you’re interested in ghosts!...More

1  Thank Jamie1310
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a ghost town like tourist attaction. There is a zipline a mine shaft several restaurants and lots of things the kids enjoyed.

Thank msbgiff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make no mistake about it...this is a typical tourist trap. However, it was one that we enjoyed! The story tellers during the mine tour and other attractions were second to none. Although we didn't have any children with us, we are certain that they would...More

Thank Al and Valorie B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We really enjoyed our visit - it fires the imagination and we got pretty caught up in what it is there to do. Offers a quality and authentic experience - especially at the foot of the Superstition Mountains.

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed 7 August 2018

There is a safe zip line that my young grandchildren loved. The Mammoth Restaurant has live country music sometimes and have good food. Very quaint saloon type place.

Thank Janine S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a very good time The train ride engineer / speaker was great. the best was the mine shaft guide, he was outstanding. We weren't thrilled about the mystery place, we were in the sun like everyone else and the guide told us after...More

Thank fire3307
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Great place to take pictures at the foot of Superstition mountain.Lots of stuff to see. Shops are what you'd expect... touristy, BUT if you are a new visitor need aplace to take the kids, this is it in A.J,

Thank Robert S
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Geoffrey Y
22 April 2018|
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Response from Shimmer1176 | Reviewed this property |
they did allow me to take our small dog but I dont know if that is a policy or just a nice driver. most of the areas there were pet friendly but not all.
19 March 2018|
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Response from Ray P | Reviewed this property |
The pic itself I think was about $40-45, but I got copies (parents) as well as a very western frame. (Weathered wood, barbed wire and a horse shoe). So the actual cost was kind of lost in the total, lol. I was on a roll... More
2 March 2018|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I think 2-3 hours is more than sufficient as suggested by others. You can shorten the time if you opt out of the train ride which circumnavigates the town itself. The narrative on the train about the gold mining that went... More