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The Tombstone Epitaph

Tombstone, AZ
+1 520-457-2211
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Newspaper printing done the old way.

It's a wonder newspapers ever got done. This is time consuming, and a very involved compared to the... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
Mesa, Arizona
Very Interesting.

We found this site one of the best to see in Tombstone. What they have done is provide a... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
Sandy V
Kamloops, Canada
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The office of the Old West's most famous newspaper.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Tombstone, AZ
+1 520-457-2211

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

It's a wonder newspapers ever got done. This is time consuming, and a very involved compared to the way it is done today. We were given a copy of the Epitaph edition of the newspaper that covered the trial of the infamous O.K. Corral shooting....More

Thank queenofscots59
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We found this site one of the best to see in Tombstone. What they have done is provide a historical site that is well documented and explained. The information was so interesting that we returned to our RV and did some on-line searching to augment...More

Thank Sandy V
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Very cool place to visit. Learned a lot about the town and the paper. Good place to start your tour off.

Thank vickiepingo
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the visit to the Tombstone Epitaph. The staff inside understands they exists because of tourists and are very nice and helpful with questions.

Thank sky9696
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We visited because we got our free copy of the Epitaph, but it was quite educational. The people are very friendly. The displays were quite insteresting, with working models of the printing presses.

Thank pwb77
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We went here and had a really good time! We got to see the old newspapers and articles from years ago showing many interesting stories. The old printing press among other things. It is worth the trip!

Thank Darcy - Rob B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The museum was interesting and loved reading the old newspapers. We also purchased several gifts to bring home-fantastic tee shirts at very reasonable prices.

Thank Rona H
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great museum of antique printing presses and backbone of area historical documents. Docent was very knowledgeable and friendly. Not on our original plan to visit, but glad we made the time to stop.

Thank mbmurchison
Reviewed 6 February 2017

OK I grew up watching Tombstone Territory on TV, and each episode was taken from the files of the Tombstone Epitaph. Now I have finally visited it. The presses are there, as well as newspapers displaying the history of Tombstone. Not as exciting as a...More

Thank RobRoy47
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Is is a free exhibit. Interesting to the history of this area as well as the publishing machinery it houses.

Thank RonsKay
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10 October 2017|
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Response from csarchibald | Reviewed this property |
Bisbee AZ, about 25 miles southeast of Tombstone or Benson about 30 miles North of Tombstone would be the closest. The next closest I believe would be at Whetstone, close to Ft. Huachuca. Then of course is the Airport at... More