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Chiricahua Regional Museum

127 E Maley St, Willcox, AZ 85643-2127
+1 520-384-3971
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"You could Spend Days Here"

Simple building that has tons of artifacts from rocks to art work original Navajo/Chiricahua... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bill85210
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Mesa, Arizona
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A good overview of regional history including the Apaches - Geronimo and Cochese, U.S.Calvary... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
sljvlj5
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Sun City Center, FL
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127 E Maley St, Willcox, AZ 85643-2127
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+1 520-384-3971
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple building that has tons of artifacts from rocks to art work original Navajo/Chiricahua clothing ,medals and pictures. Only a few bucks donated gets ya in and there is a volunteer on site to answer any questions. Place could use a dusting but very informative!...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

A good overview of regional history including the Apaches - Geronimo and Cochese, U.S.Calvary, Butterfield stage, railroad. Local residents and their connection to the past were featured.

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Memorabilia on the history of the area - Apaches Geronimo and Cochese, Butterfield stage, U.S. Calvary, railroad and more.

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

It's just the right size with lots of interesting exhibits and information. You learn a lot about the history of Willcox and the history of this interesting area, Cochise, Geronimo, their offspring. And it's around the corner from Rodney's, a sweet place to eat.

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Great place for hiking and bird viewing. Very impressive mountain scapes. Plenty of trails for all levels.

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

I wish I could rate this place higher, as I am aware of how difficult it is to rely on donations and volunteers to run this small storefront space. There is much information about Cochise, Geronimo and the Chiricahua Apaches, and if one knows little,...More

3  Thank NYU62
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Reviewed January 16, 2017

This museum needs updating and better lighting. There is plenty of information about the Native Americans and also the families who settled in the area. One section is devoted to the Spanish American War with many items from the Philippines of that period. A full...More

1  Thank Patricia L
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Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I am rating this so highly because it exceeds all expectations for a small storefront, privately endowed, volunteer operated Museum. There is a wealth of information about local settlers and Indian history. It is clear that this community has worked diligently to preserve their heritage....More

2  Thank Retta P
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

We booked a tour of Faraway Ranch at Chiricahua monument. The tour was free and it is offered twice a day, 11:00 and 2:00. Susan and Patrick were our tour Rangers and they were great! The tour involves the ranch building and surrounding grounds. The...More

1  Thank CJ J
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Reviewed January 22, 2016

Chatting with the lady at the desk was interesting. She has a lot of interesting stories. The story of Cochise is covered by several excellent displays. On the way out, I was lucky to see a book about the legendary Vin-Fizz aviation story, which was...More

1  Thank EclecticChooser
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