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Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town

1000 Perkinsville Rd, 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
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“gift shop” (43 reviews)
“the owner” (59 reviews)
“cars and trucks” (22 reviews)
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1000 Perkinsville Rd, Jerome, AZ 86331
1000 Perkinsville Rd, Jerome, AZ 86331
+1 928-634-0053
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

A glorified junk yard. I It isn't a ghost town at all and shouldn't be advertised as such. The mine shaft is cool. If you are into old cars and such, you'll like it. Otherwise, give it a pass. At $5 for adults, it isn't...More

3  Thank NJLady561
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We enjoyed the store and seeing the old mine and machinery used in the mine. Great historical tour and place to visit/

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 26 September 2017

was worth the trip yes I would tell people to visit. Staff was very helpful and showed us around the place

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 14 September 2017

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

3  Thank n0sn0girl
Reviewed 9 September 2017 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

1  Thank ANNE R
Reviewed 8 September 2017 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

1  Thank Bushkin78
Reviewed 3 September 2017

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

1  Thank MargoB44
Reviewed 2 September 2017 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

1  Thank kbear717
Reviewed 31 August 2017

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

3  Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 28 August 2017 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
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Chris S
6 December 2017|
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Response from LovemyAcura | Reviewed this property |
yes and there is a discount admission for a disability
25 September 2017|
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Response from Lawito | Reviewed this property |
In the gift shop you pay a fee to enter the mine
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.