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Queen Mine Tours

478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
+1 520-432-2071
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$13. for one hour of history

My two teens went on the tour & came back with lots of pictures. They enjoyed it. All in all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Columbus, Indiana
Well worth the $$$

My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed our journey into the depths of this mine. Our tour guide, Pete... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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"It's Cool Underground" Explore the depths of Bisbee's famous Queen Mine. Don mining hats, slickers and lanterns worn by miners...ride the mine train deep into the mine...marvel at remaining copper minerals...experience the life of miners as they toiled in the subterranean tunnels. Open daily. Tour times: 9 AM - 10:30 AM - Noon - 2 PM - 3:30 PM. Tours leave from the Queen Mine Tour building located within walking distance of Historic Bisbee. The mine is a cool, Dress accordingly. No open toe shoes or high heels. Tours last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Reservations suggested. Stop by the Queen Mine Store for gem and mineral specimens, jewelry and other unique items.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
+1 520-432-2071
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My two teens went on the tour & came back with lots of pictures. They enjoyed it. All in all, interesting history & not too pricey.

Thank summertimeinparis
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed our journey into the depths of this mine. Our tour guide, Pete, gave us much detail about the creation and inner workings of the mine before it's closure. A retired miner himself, we appreciated Pete's expertise, humor, and gentlemanly...More

Thank jmel2015441
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This tour was very informative. Our tour guide was a 78 year old gentleman who worked at the mine for a number of years until it closed. He explained the process very well and was able to add some personal experiences, some humerous. Really enjoyed...More

Thank stephencR7956VP
Reviewed 21 October 2017

US Army troop camped on top of a mountain, saw some rocks that looked interesting, and took a load to a laboratory....the rest is history...Bisbee is a wonderful community that almost died when the price of copper went to $.40 /pound....The employees showed up to...More

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I would have given this 5 stars if not for the number of people on the tour. There were just too many people and too many children asking ridiculous questions or just talking to hear themselves talk. It might be beneficial to have an “adults...More

Thank SnapDragonfly
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The tour was interesting, I wouldn't call it exciting but we did have fun and the guides were very informative and fun.

Thank 196JessicaS
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This was such an adventure. The crew was very helpful. Bob (our tour guide) was very informative and so funny. We had a blast! It was easy to move around. We wore vests. Was given a hardhat and flashlight. Very exciting tour.

Thank W8745YYcatherineb
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Took the tour this past weekend. Very exciting if you've never been in a mine before. All the docents were very knowledgable and a delight. Would recommend it to everyone.

Thank sunnyskiesgv
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had a great time on this tour. Easy for old and young alike as you take a mini train instead of walking. Very interesting and our guide was so friendly and funny.

Thank vickiepingo
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My wife and I took a 2pm mine tour of the Copper Queen mine on a Wednesday afternoon. When you purchase a tour ($13 per person at the time we went), you’re given a metal mine tag (about the size of a quarter) that you...More

Thank Paul K
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Brandon H
31 May 2017|
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Response from queenmine | Property representative |
Hi The stairs are optional, 36 steps up and down. If a person choses not to do the stairs a staff member waits with them and talks about other thing about the mine.
31 March 2017|
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Response from queenmine | Property representative |
Hi We are very busy this time of year, we sell out almost every tour. The reservation line is 520-432-2071. Thanks Doug
6 February 2017|
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Response from Jjdaily | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so