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Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town

Jerome, AZ 86331
+1 928-634-0053
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$5 per person.A quirky collection of mining artifacts, old cars and collectibles, housed in over 15 buildings. Working sawmill. Animals
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Jerome, AZ 86331
+1 928-634-0053
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had read the reviews and knew exactly what to expect. This is really a collection of 'stuff ' (one man's junk is another man's treasure). The man who owned it passed away and I believe his sons take care of it now. I read...More

Thank n0sn0girl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Husband and I stopped at the gift store first.We decided to check out the Ghost town while we were there. Lots of Old cars and Mining equipment.The original buildings are still standing.You can even see the old mine shaft.There is a lot of History...More

Thank ANNE R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed it! Stayed just over an hour. You can see the entrance to the d mine, mine equipment and Old buildings including a school, dentist , blacksmith, garage and more. Lots of old cars and trucks, many in good condition. Fun to walk...More

Thank Bushkin78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not really much to see unless you like old trucks and old machines - Husband liked it, me as a woman not so much.

Thank MargoB44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here with a group of us (a few older engineers in the group) and had a great time wandering around! There are so many things to look at and there were a few employees walking around that seemed more than happy to answer...More

Thank kbear717
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner passed away Fall of 2016 and the family is now trying to get this up and running. Nevertheless it was interesting to walk around and see the wealth of antiques. The wide variety was impressive. On weekends the blacksmith usually gives a demo....More

2  Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you know the series American pickers and like the show, then this place is a dream come true to you...like it was for me. LOT'S of interesting vintage stuff to see, not only cars. Sadly the the owner died last year, he must have...More

2  Thank Jukka W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is so much to look at if you are a gearhead. It's amazing what an eclectic assortment of "stuff" has made its way here. We will definitely be back , especially with the kids and grandkids.

Thank franksteele
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here about 5 years ago and returned this year. We were sorry to hear that Don had passed away but spoke with Mike and another guy who were really friendly and informative. This place is great to visit to see the interesting vehicles...More

Thank Pauldolling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just wanted to take a road to get out from behind a driver that was in front of us. I figured that this little side trip would remove my frustration with this guy. Turned out that it was a good move. We found this...More

1  Thank Mike H
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Julie W
15 March 2017|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
I personally can't answer that. But you can call the souvenir store I believe and they can answer that question. You can go to the website for the info.
Scottie D
29 March 2016|
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Response from dsummer1956 | Reviewed this property |
It's a very narrow road to get there with steep grades and hairpin-type turns.
Amanda M
4 March 2016|
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Response from NancyJo519 | Reviewed this property |
I would be very careful if I took my pet. There are donkeys, chickens and other animals "free ranging" the area.