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Address: Jerome, AZ

The town of Jerome is perched on the side of Cleopatra Hill.

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Big J on Cleopatra Hill - Jerome, Az

We liked the vista view of Cleopatra Hill in Jerome. There is an information sign regarding Cleopatra Hill at the museum at Jerome State Historic Park. There is a big J for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Fremont, California

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South Lebanon, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Jerome is such a cool place to visit. Missed it my first two trips to the area. Now I know why people that I talked to recommended it.

Thank lkoenig1963
Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We liked the vista view of Cleopatra Hill in Jerome. There is an information sign regarding Cleopatra Hill at the museum at Jerome State Historic Park. There is a big J for Jerome on the hill.

Thank mini
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Cleopatra Hill is just above the town of Jerome and has a big white letter J The views are awesome in any direction you look

Thank smitht113
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

The hill with the J on can be seen for miles from Jerome...It is possible to drive around and is a well known landmark which towers over the town.... The hill has little in the way of vegetation but is still worth the visit..

Thank Bucketgob
Bakersfield, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

This is the backdrop and locator for the town of Jerome, identified by the big letter J placed high on the hill. The letter is placed on and the town is situated on the east side of Cleopatra Hill. It takes only a few minutes to see Cleopatra Hill, but give yourself at least three hours to take in the... More 

Thank Ron P
Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We discovered Jerome entirely by accident. We were staying in Sedona and rode the Verde Canyon Railway. We saw the big J on the hill and asked our train attendant what it was and she filled us in. Interested, we immediately drove up to check it out. This was once a mining town that was abandoned when the mine closed.... More 

1 Thank Tim B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

I didn't actually hike to the top of Cleopatra Hill, but I saw it all day as I walked around in the Jerome area. I could see it really well from the Jerome State Park. Love that J! And I love those houses nestled at the foot of it.

1 Thank Blaize S
Avon, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Cleopatra Hill is instantly recognizable for miles, including from Tuzigoot National Monument about 6 miles (9.7k) away, due to the large white ”J” near its summit for the city, Jerome, that is perched on its steep slopes. Jerome sits on top of what was once the richest copper deposits ever found which were contained within Cleopatra Hill. With the ore... More 

Thank Steve1362
Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Jerome is an unusual town built into he side of this hill. Be sure to drive or hike the narrow, steep winding roads that climb the hill, fascinating place and drive!

Thank Cherie P
San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Take the scenic drive through Jerome and visit the galleries, shops, wineries and great Restaurants. Be careful because some sections are one way roads. We had a few people that were going the wrong way.

Thank csarchibald

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