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Bird Cage Theatre

6th and Allen Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 800-457-3423
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Day trip to Tombstone Arizona and San Xavier Mission from Phoenix
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This one-time theater and brothel has been reincarnated as a museum.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ghost tour” (177 reviews)
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6th and Allen Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
+1 800-457-3423
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really neat piece of history to walk through. Would do it again. If you pay to go in anywhere in tombstone, make it be this.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had been waiting to visit with great anticipation, me not so much. But when we took the self guided tour ($10 per person) we were both impressed with the history and the artifacts of the period they have on display. You can still...More

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 1 week ago

An original building, rich in history. The staff are quite entertaining too. It is really fun to visualize the action which took place in this building a long long time ago. This is one of those items on the Tombstone bucket list. Don't miss is.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of a very few old werstern buildings that is the original structure inside and out that has survived to the present time. Very informative tour. This is a must see in Tombstone.

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great look back in time. Much to see and learn about. The building, the artifacts and information is fascinating.

Thank Z2665XGmikeh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an original building. We did the day self guided tour and also the night ghost tour. Our family loved the ghost tour. The staff is very educated on the history of the building and the events that happened in different areas. A must...More

Thank tsdmd1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the 8pm tour with Danielle. On entry to the birdcage we were standing in the bar area being introduced to the building and I felt my hair being tugged, looked behind me but wasn't caught on anything nor had anyone...More

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great history but you will have to pay to learn what you came for. We were on a big weekend and it was packed with people.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this theater is perhaps the only one in town that did not burn down or be affected by the earth quake. if you saw the movie tombstone with dana delaney, then be prepared to see the real deal. from actual bullet holes in the walls...More

Thank fred d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in and checked it out and it looked cool, the woman at the counter told us it is $10/person to tour the rest of the building and while I was not interested my husband was so we did it and it was definitely...More

Thank Tina R
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20 October 2017|
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Response from Anne Marie A |
We took the afternoon tour so I cannot answer your question. I am providing the phone number to the Bird Cage Theater so you may call them directly. Hope this helps. Phone: (520) 457-3421
david s
31 May 2017|
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Response from ljs21 | Reviewed this property |
Tombstone was founded in 1879 by Ed Schieffelin. He found the silver and the prospectors came in droves. I do not know if The zBird sge was opem before the official opening in 1881 but a there was no town at all in existence... More
Christian S
4 February 2017|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Children are allowed on the early tour but not the late tour which is for adults only. I personally would not take my 2 year old on a tour of the Bird Cage as it is dusty inside and I personally don't think a 2 year old is... More