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Copper Queen Mine

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Visited with a tour of 4th graders and had a great time. The mine is very accessible and well lit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Phoenix, Arizona
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I has claustrophobia but it was my birthday present . My son and I went to queen copper mine tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
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All reviews great tour tour guide gift shop light jacket retired miners train ride small train all ages first hand hard hats personal stories rail car make reservations highly recommend this tour worth the trip takes about an hour unique experience
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with a tour of 4th graders and had a great time. The mine is very accessible and well lit. They provide all the right equipment and a guide who was probably as old as the mine. The original train cars taking us into the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I has claustrophobia but it was my birthday present . My son and I went to queen copper mine tour and met four deaf women from Phoenix,AZ. One woman has claustrophobia too. We went to ride mine train into the tunnel about 1500 feet."... but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We do a lot of mine tours and this is another good one. Our tour guide was a former miner at this mine. We rode a mine train into the mine, stopping along the way to learn about the coal and other minerals, the history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve done several mine tours across the country and this was one of the better ones. You get a hard hat and light and take a small train into the mine. At a couple spots you get off and walk to different areas to see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank UnoMasFla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We discovered this tour while visiting Bisbee Arizona. Very glad we did. It was not only interesting it was also very informative. The guide we had used to work in that mine and could provide us with stories that were very interesting. The tour itself...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fireguy329
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The tour was great. They take you on a cart about 2 miles deep into the mountain. Stopping and allowing us to get out and experience the worksite. See the tools used during the mining over the years. The guide actually worked the mines many...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alicia C
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Really a fun and informative tour into the Copper Queen Mine. Be sure to make reservations especially for the weekends. You get a hard hat and vest with light. You straddle a bench on mine train cars and travel deep into the mine making several...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 57gwenc
Reviewed October 28, 2018

My husband wanted to do this. I just wanted to shop at their cute shop. They give you the mining gear (helmet, flashlight, and vest). Then you get to ride a little mining train to visit the mine. They stop a couple of times to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 317sbuck
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This tour is a educational, entertaining and a great value. Best part of visiting Bisbee. And you get to ride on a train! Tour guides were former miners who actually worked the mine, and they were great, describing the daily process and hard work performed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RichardDreyer
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Take the extra drive to Bisbee and experience what it's like to be a miner. Ride the mining train in the tunnel and see what it was like to mine for copper, silver and gold. Our guide was very knowledgeable as he was a past...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kerry m
April 5, 2018|
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Response from parman55 | Reviewed this property |
Of course! Have fun .
February 19, 2017|
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Response from Brianne S | Reviewed this property |
No need for old clothes or shoes, you don't get dirty. Bring a sweatshirt as it's cold in the mines. Make sure you have a reservation, too. Enjoy!
June 19, 2016|
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Response from maczi | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend this tour for anyone who is unsure on their feet. The floors are uneven, with loose stoned and rock. There are some steps to climb and descend. It would not be safe or comfortable