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Superstition Mountain Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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a must do thing

like all of Arizona it's must do thing . it's great for all and you learn all about the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bellingham, Washington
Great Place to Visit.

This is a very nice clean and well organized place. Plenty to see inside and outside. Great frendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wayne U
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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4087 E Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85119-8409
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Reviewed 2 days ago

like all of Arizona it's must do thing . it's great for all and you learn all about the Superstition Mountain . a lot of history in AZ!

Thank sexywolfeyes76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice clean and well organized place. Plenty to see inside and outside. Great frendly people.

Thank Wayne U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice museum. We unfortunately went during the noontime heat and didn’t see all the outside attractions. What we did see was very nice and we would go again in the cooler part of the day. Highly recommend and will go again.

Thank Chief00001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lost Dutchman, Jacob Waltz, got a lot of things started around Apache Junction. This museum follows his exploits and what he didn't leave behind, namely, a map to the entrance of his gold mine. Dozens of people have tried to find it, and all...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nestled beneath the wondrous superstition mountain the 12 acres superstition mountain museum is home to a variety of desert plants and animals.Among the many exhibits includes the Jacob waltz lost Dutchman exhibit. Next, Native American Exhibit The prehistoric Indian exhibit with displays of Hohokam and...More

Thank rockyptj
Reviewed August 18, 2018

With such an impressive backdrop, couldn't resist pulling over to look at the museum. It was worth it to appreciate the scene. We didn't have time in our schedule to go in though.

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This is a different kind of museum that showcases the local Mesa/Apache Junction/Superstition Mountain areas past. It has an indoor section with many interesting artifacts, paid entry but it goes to support the museum. Then there is a larger outdoor area with stage coaches, wagons,...More

Thank M B
Reviewed July 22, 2018

When I have guests this is a wonderful place to share the character of Arizona and the legends and lore of the Superstition Mountains.

Thank msbgiff
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The museum itself is pretty small but loaded with historical pieces. The rate to enter is low, about 5.00. What makes this place special is all the buildings on the property. There is a gold stamp mill, a chapel and a number of buildings you...More

Thank travelwriter52
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We decided to stop and check out Superstition Mountain. The place is run by volunteers, who truly care about this place. They were informative and willing to share about the history of the buildings and items on the site. It is worth taking the time...More

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Mark E
July 4, 2017|
Response from suesuemj | Reviewed this property |
Take Highway 88 (North Apache Trail) from Apache Junction. It's just past North Mountain View Road on the right.
Mark E
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Vera W | Reviewed this property |
Highway 60 east from Phoenix to Hwy 88 - signs on the Freeway direct you to Canyon Lake and Lost Dutchmen State Park. Highway 88 is also Idaho Rd. Take that North, through Apache Junction and you will come to the Museum... More
Jim W
January 25, 2017|
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Response from CherylHy | Reviewed this property |
It is free - sorry I took so long to answer.