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Address: 478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone Number: 520-432-2071
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As a miner, I felt this was a good, reaonably safe experience for non-miners.

It seems they require you to make a reservation well in advance (we were told 24 hours) of the tour. When we arrived, there were about 32 people who had reserved the tour for that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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New Hamburg, MO
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New Hamburg, MO
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It seems they require you to make a reservation well in advance (we were told 24 hours) of the tour. When we arrived, there were about 32 people who had reserved the tour for that time on that day, we know because it was verbally stated by the office over to guides that all 32 reservations were on site and... More 

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Sahuarita, Arizona
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

My husband and I went into see what was there while waiting for our hotel room. It had very informative displays and if you need information on Bisbee they have it there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Great tour, guide retired miner of 20 years. Explanation great. Length of tour exceptional. Loved it.

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DeLand, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

My husband and I really enjoyed this tour--it's worth the $13 for sure. Our guide was a miner and seemed very knowledgeable on the subject. Before the tour, we were given a hard hat, light and choice of a jacket or vest. We liked riding the little "train" into the mine and stopping to walk around and listen to the... More 

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Camp Verde, Arizona
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The Queen Mine Tour is run by retired miners so they know the answer to all your questions and my grandkids had plenty of questions. You start by paying a small fee and then are outfitted with a hardhat, a vest or a slicker depending on what you are wearing as it is usually in the low 50's or high... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The Queen Mine Tour in Bisbee, AZ was very interesting and well run. We were all outfitted with a miner's jacket or vest, depending on how warm the clothing we were wearing was, since it is about 46 degrees in the mine. Also were given a battery-operated flashlight attached to a belt. We rode on a mine train where we... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We did a 10:30 AM tour (had reservations, which is a nice feature of the tour). It lasts an hour and takes you 1500 feet underground. A great feature of the tour is that the guide was a former miner and was very knowledgeable, explaining in detail all the facts about the mine and the mining process. Nice and cool... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

We decided to go on the tour to get out the heat. It was well worth the $13. Benny our guide was great. Could have spent more time going through the history of the technology and mining methods. And it is a lot cooler inside this time of the year.

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Arroyo Grande, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is a fun and informative tour taking the trolley 1500 feet into the mine and having operations explained by a former miner. Our guide was very open to questions about conditions when he was a miner. As mentioned they get you outfitted with hard hats, jackets, and lamps. They also give you an ID medallion-only problem is that it... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This was well worth the $13; great break from the AZ heat being roughly 47 degrees inside the mine. Guides are former mine workers with great knowledge stories of their experiences and share great facts. Tour itself was a little over an hour. Cool little souvenir shop for those interested rocks and items made of rocks (e.g. Animal sculptures, vases... More 

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Address: 478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone Number: 520-432-2071
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Bisbee

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