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Jerome Historical Society Mine Museum

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Address: 200 Main St, Jerome, AZ 8631
Phone Number: 520-634-1066
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Houses a collection of minerals and provides information about Jerome's...

Houses a collection of minerals and provides information about Jerome's mining past.

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Stumbled Into This Museum ---Interesting small town history!!

We were meeting family members in Jerome after driving in from our flight into Phoenix and thought we were in the right place. Turns out there are many museums in this small... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lesve
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were meeting family members in Jerome after driving in from our flight into Phoenix and thought we were in the right place. Turns out there are many museums in this small historic town. The entry fee was very affordable, but the history inside this small museum was plentiful! The nice lady at the counter was very helpful and we... More 

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Thank Lesve
Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a small museum, and not a multi-media place, but the pictures and the stories of this most interesting (albeit infamous) town are unique. Photographs are carefully placed on the walls with print around them that explains the story of the photo. They help to give you a feel for what life in Jerome was like in the past. I... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Jerome is one of the coolest places I've ever been! The local people here are some of the nicest people we have meet. The history here is spectacular! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank bluecherry8694
San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The Jerome Historical Society Mine Museum is a very small museum. many pannle or wall to read with photos, Kids will love it because of the old stuff (mining tools and artifacts. located in the basement of a building, remember you have to walk down to the museum which means you have to climb UP steps to leave.

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Thank Keith M
Ivins, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

A wonderful way to learn about the history of Jerome. Well worth the time and a bargain at $2 for me and a $1 for my husband.

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Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This museum only takes a few minutes to see ... or could take much longer, depending on one's interest level. Nicely conceived, not glitzy, but with a "down home" feel. Well worth the time and (minimal) fee.

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Thank tijuanade
Canton, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

It was just ok. There were a lot of artifacts but it was a typical standard rather dry presentation and movie. It closes early (4:45) so be sure to go earlier if you are interested. There was a nice view of Jerome.

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Thank jkemalian
Amityville, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

This museum is at the heart of the town. It does an excellent job of showing the ups and downs and literally sidewards slides of the town. The entrance fee is very reasonable and a pleasant way to kill half an hour.

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Thank Ed M
Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Beautiful hidden treasures of the history in a small town near Sedona. Detailed history of the mining process and a great gift shop that has all variety of the treasures

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Thank Dolly W
Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

The history of this amazing old mining town will blow your mind. Of course it's haunted! You'll understand after you learn it's cool history.

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