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Superstition Mountain Museum

4087 E Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85119-8409
+1 480-983-4888
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Neat Artifacts To See, Good For Pictures

If you are in Scottsdale and are looking for a nearby place to visit, this place is worthy of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed M
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Erie, Pennsylvania
Amazing Stories and History

I love the mysteries of the Superstition Mountain so this a great place to get your fix. They have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David W J
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Mesa, Arizona
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“lost dutchman” (31 reviews)
“elvis chapel” (24 reviews)
“gift shop” (38 reviews)
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4087 E Apache Trl, Apache Junction, AZ 85119-8409
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+1 480-983-4888
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Scottsdale and are looking for a nearby place to visit, this place is worthy of consideration. There is a nice gift shop you can get into for free. Insider there is a nice museum that you can visit for a fee...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the mysteries of the Superstition Mountain so this a great place to get your fix. They have a friendly staff that know the legends, stories and mysteries. I could talk to these guys all day. Museum is not that big but good and...More

Thank David W J
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Really nice people running the Superstition Museum; they are very glad to share their knowledge of the area with you. The museum offers bits of local history and some interesting exhibits in the main building. If you need a book on the area, this is...More

Thank jwoge
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We did not actually go into the museum but we did walk around the grounds and were very impressed with the mine display and the train. There is a train video inside the barn that is very informative about the miniature train display and the...More

Thank Livingthedream53
Reviewed 31 May 2017

What a wonderful place to stop. Driving by you see a cute church, barn and beautiful superstition mountains in background. So thankful we stopped as it was such a fun few hours. This area is where old western shows such as wagon train, Gunsmoke and...More

1  Thank lcmm03
Reviewed 23 May 2017

When I lived in Phoenix, I often drove past this place many times on the way from Phoenix/Mesa to the lakes. On a recent visit to the Valley, I played tourist and stopped here. I'm so glad I did! This very interesting little museum is...More

Thank jcmorris
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We went into the museum inside the gift shop- had a bit of geology / formation of the mountain, attractions around Superstition/Thundergod Mountain and the "Lost Dutchman", and local artist DeGrazie - so I recommend it. Helpful folks working the shop so ask questions. Can...More

Thank GinaC08515
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Small quirky museum inside. Plan on 15 to 60 minutes depending on your museum style. We enjoyed the outside exhibits more. Old mining equipment, old barn, Elvis chapel, extensive model railroad, nice views, favorite was the blacksmith exhibit where we got to watch him turn...More

Thank mommysunshine
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A great historic attraction featuring the history of the Lost Dutchman's goldmine and Superstition Mountain. Great historic buildings from the original Apacheland Movie Ranch featuring the White Chapel from the movie "Charro!" featuring Elvis Presley and the old Apacheland Barn from Audie Murphy's movie "Arizona...More

Thank Apache T
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The views were beautiful and it was fun to see the old mining equipment and cute buildings. Even saw a baby rattlesnake!

Thank Karen S
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Mark E
5 July 2017|
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Response from suesuemj | Reviewed this property |
Take Highway 88 (North Apache Trail) from Apache Junction. It's just past North Mountain View Road on the right.
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Mark E
5 July 2017|
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Response from 123Freckles | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know how to answer this unless you use a GPS. It's in Apache Junction, which is easy to find by car. The address is 4087 North Apache Trail. It's a short drive east of Phoenix and once you get to Apache... More
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Jim W
26 January 2017|
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Response from CherylHy | Reviewed this property |
It is free - sorry I took so long to answer.
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