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"It's Cool Underground" Explore the depths of Bisbee's famous Queen Mine. Don mining hats, slickers and lanterns worn by miners...ride the mine train deep into the mine...marvel at remaining copper minerals...experience the life of miners as they...more
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This tour is very fun and unique. You travel via mine cart, with several stops to get out and see different parts of the mine. My kids and I really enjoyed checking it out. This is a Bisbee "must-do" and...More
We rode into the mine with a guide who had worked in the mine for several years. Listening to his expertise (“I’ll tell you how we extracted a stick of dynamite that didn’t explode from a long hole”) and stories (“I was trapped for 6...More
I took my family to Bisbee to go on this mine tour. It's a simple tour: they take you on a tram along the dark tunnels of the mine. You occasionally stop and get off the tram to see a particular aspect of the shaft...More
We drove to Bisby from Tucson the day after Thanksgiving to take the Queen mine tour, arriving about 30 minutes before the next tour. You line up to get ready 15 minutes early, donning a reflective vest, hard hat, and a miner’s light. Our tour...More
This place is terrific. Benny was our guide. He is terrific. We learned so much about the history of the mine and the day to day activity of the workers. It is cool in the mine, so bring a jacket and wear pants.
We booked ahead of time to take the tour and were glad that we did. This is truly a popular activity in Bisbee. The guide was delightful, funny and you can tell they enjoy working there. My stepfather-in-law uses a scooter to get around and...More
Having never been in a mine I was skeptical!
Benny our guide was amazing! A former miner in the Queen Mine he was a wealth of information! The tour was informative, fun and an important look back into the history of Bisbee.