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Address: Ghost Town Rd, Po Box 253, Lordsburg, NM 88045
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+1 575-542-9034
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Cool place just wish it was open

It was fun to drive out of town and see the buildings. Too bad it is only open two days a month. I think it was still worth a quick detour. Do Google to learn its history.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 May 2016
krigold
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Port Aransas, Texas
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Arkansas
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43 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Why be listed on the map and have the brown directional signs if you are not open for tourists to come? Very disappointed that we couldn't see this attraction except from the outside of the fence!

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Thank rev_angie
Morenci, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

If you are into the old west history and ghost towns then this is a great place for you! The tour guide is very rich in knowledge of the history of the old mining town and the family that lived there. There are some buildings that still remain , and if those walls could talk , just imagine those tales!!!... More 

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1 Thank Melissa L
Van Nuys
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We were disappointed that the ghost town was only open by appointment and specific days only. Drove down a dirt road off the beaten track and say a little - enough to take a few pictures and leave. Not sure we would have seen much more than that!

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1 Thank NANETTE G
Jackson, Mississippi
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This would have been helpful information prior to arrival. The sign said special tours by calling the number. No are code though. After looking up the area code I called and the person seemed surprised to be getting a call. No tour since we couldn't stay in the area 14 days. There is a ghost town my wife and I... More 

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1 Thank d4dunn
Port Aransas, Texas
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140 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

It was fun to drive out of town and see the buildings. Too bad it is only open two days a month. I think it was still worth a quick detour. Do Google to learn its history.

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Thank krigold
Morristown,Tennessee
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267 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

I rated it average since we couldn't take a tour. Only open 2 days a month is bad. Especially with us travelers. We past a couple cars that was coming and going from out of state to see. Wish we could of checked it out.

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Thank Roadsofa
Miami, Oklahoma
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364 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

After we got to Lordsburg, we found a brochure with a schedule. It is open one weekend each month and they have tours at 10:00 and 2:00. Our stay in Lordsburg was not one of the days they were open.

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Thank Jean A
Tucson, Arizona
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465 reviews
205 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

This authentic ghost town is only open a few times a year. The best way to find out is to always visit the web site prior to making the journey. It is true to the old west, which means that buildings are in disarray,however,this also adds to the realism that one feels when taking the tour Our guide was a... More 

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Thank Paul G
Kentwood
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42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

We were really looking forward to this. Did some research online( but not trip advisor). Upon arrival we realized that the town is closed unless there is a scheduled tour. This was a stretch your leg stop. If we would have known that we needed to call ahead we would have. We climbed the hill to the left of the... More 

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3 Thank KFB0818
D'Iberville, Mississippi
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109 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

It's ok but so much of it has not been restored properly. Even in it's present state it is ok. Lots of old stories about his time.

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Thank NormS579

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