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Superstition Mountain Museum

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Fun photo stop

Enjoyed the trains and feeding the donkey and mule Interesting place and inexpensive small museum... read more

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Deborah J
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Cute little western town. Fun times with friends. Our friends daughter actually had her wedding... read more

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Apache Junction, Arizona
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed the trains and feeding the donkey and mule Interesting place and inexpensive small museum. A good place to learn about the lost dutchman.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deborah J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cute little western town. Fun times with friends. Our friends daughter actually had her wedding here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shar500
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice little museum and area. Many volunteers to assist and explain history of the buildings and area. Interesting model train display.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank harv2u
Reviewed 6 days ago

Outside is free run by volunteers, Great gift shop, and museum inside. Maybe to hot in the summer. Watch for Rattle snakes

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stonefinder1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best and least expensive little museums with incredible exhibits indoors and outside! $5 adults. $4 seniors. Old barn, gallows, and chapel from Apacheland Movie Ranch, amazing outdoor train villages (only Nov-May Fri-Sun), a few trails, general store, good gift shop, ore grinding...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janet S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit to this old movie set where so many of the old classic actors and actress made movies. John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Burt Lancaster and the only cowboy movie that Elvis Priestley made. There is now a train exhibit since our last visit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 2roadtravellers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Elvis chapel is a great address for his fun.Behind the scenery of Superstition Mountains you may have lots of pictures for the mountains during every hour different light spectrum.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Canka60
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Here on this 15-acre site, you'll be able to visit the Elvis Memorial Chapel, Apacheland Movie Ranch Barn and take in views of the Superstition Mountain. Nice walking paths will lead you to many photographic opportunities. I bring family and friends here all the time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ynotcolor
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We got plenty of information from the person who greeted us in front. The museum is not big, but gives plenty of information. We got lucky with the holiday to get free entrance to the museum, not sure how expensive it is. But certainly, worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hitulu
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

This is a cute (albeit a little gimmicky) museum in Apache Junction. My husband and I used our library cards to get passes from the Phoenix Public Library. The museum is small but has lots of information. Our favorite part was the model train display....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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5 July 2017|
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.
5 July 2017|
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Response from Vera W | Reviewed this property |
Highway 60 east from Phoenix to Hwy 88 - signs on the Freeway direct you to Canyon Lake and Lost Dutchmen State Park. Highway 88 is also Idaho Rd. Take that North, through Apache Junction and you will come to the Museum... More
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26 January 2017|
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Response from CherylHy | Reviewed this property |
It is free - sorry I took so long to answer.