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Must stop.

Great staff and so very helpful. Young lady was excited about sharing info and tips about the local... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2019
David H
AMTRAK train station

BEnson, Arizona is the closest AMTRAK train station to the South Eastern part of Cochise County... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2019
Sheila H
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Tucson, Arizona
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249 E 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6613
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Reviewed November 28, 2019

Great staff and so very helpful. Young lady was excited about sharing info and tips about the local area. Asked about our interest and tailored her suggestions for us. Go here!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed October 20, 2019

BEnson, Arizona is the closest AMTRAK train station to the South Eastern part of Cochise County , Arizona. Riding the AMTRAK train is a fantastic experience to see the country side, to sit back and relax. On the AMTRAK train there is coach seating, which...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sheila H
Reviewed August 21, 2019

Better than just about any Visitor Center in Arizona. Super courteous staff, hands-on exhibits, great videos, maps and hand outs.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AKinAZ
Reviewed August 16, 2019

I was so impressed! They are very knowledgeable on the area local restaurants, accommodations and many things that the City of Benson has to offer. However, I never would have expected all of the historical things to see and learn about or the fabulous “G”...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ruth H
Reviewed August 9, 2019

The Benson Visitor Center is by the Amtrak train stop. It's full of brochures of wonderful things to see and do in the area. Friendly helpful young lady,

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sydette2016
Reviewed August 6, 2019

I've had several opportunities to visit this establishment and I must say I've never walked out "empty handed" so to speak. They always have had the information I've needed or at least sent me in the right direction for what I was looking for. I'd...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Richard R
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Being new to the area we decided to drop in and get more information about the area. The young lady working there was friendly and helpful. There were interesting exhibits and plenty of information about the Benson area and things to do in the old...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank eshanes
Reviewed March 28, 2019

the visitor center lady was pleasant and informative. there is plenty of information about the town and the surrounding areas.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jen M
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Highly recommend you visit. The most friendly and knowledgable staff I've ever encountered. Provided great ideas and check out the train and become a certified engineer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NECornhusker_D
Reviewed November 23, 2018

We stopped at this very modest looking trailer visitor center and were met by a lovely woman who furnished us with a whole bag of flyers and brochures about what to see in the Phoenix, Tuscon area. They had brochures and information on just about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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