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Don’t Miss the Mine!

Bisbee is an old mining town so why not tour the mine that supported it for decades? You ride deep... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LucyAmbrose
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North Smithfield, Rhode Island
via mobile
Excellent Experience

We took the old Queen Copper Mine tour, and it was a great experience. Retired miners conduct the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
yadkinvalleycouple
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Yadkinville
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"It's Cool Underground" Explore the depths of Bisbee's famous Queen Mine. Don mining hats, slickers and lanterns worn by miners...ride the mine train deep into the mine...marvel at remaining copper minerals...experience the life of miners as they toiled in the subterranean tunnels. Open daily. Tour times: 9 AM - 10:30 AM - Noon - 2 PM - 3:30 PM. Tours leave from the Queen Mine Tour building located within walking distance of Historic Bisbee. The mine is a cool, Dress accordingly. No open toe shoes or high heels. Tours last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Reservations suggested. Stop by the Queen Mine Store for gem and mineral specimens, jewelry and other unique items.
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478 N Dart Rd, Bisbee, AZ 85603
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bisbee is an old mining town so why not tour the mine that supported it for decades? You ride deep into the mine (which is no longer in use) in hard hats with flashlights for a very-interesting and well-done tour led by a retired miner....More

Thank LucyAmbrose
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the old Queen Copper Mine tour, and it was a great experience. Retired miners conduct the tours, and we ride 1,500 feet below the surface. Some walking and stair climbing is required, but it is not strenuous. My wife and I are both...More

Thank yadkinvalleycouple
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the few things to do in Bisbee. Our guides were former mine workers so they gave you an interesting point of view. This tour might be a bit boring for younger children.

Thank nobo47
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Very cool experience riding a modified train into a former hard rock copper mine. Guides are mostly former miners and can spin a good story and share the story of working under the ground.

Thank Jo R
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is the second time we've done this tour a both times we've had a good experience. Make sure to call ahead to reserve a spot for the time you want to tour because the tours do sell out. This time we took our 10...More

Thank Kelly S
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The mine tour was great. Our tour guide was a former miner. Learned quite a bit about mining life and catrosphes.

Thank priscilla g
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Approx I hour tour. Information and experience wonderful and fun. If you are a claustrophobic you can still experience. They do a great job of making you have a light and it’s not stuffy or crowded . Air circulation is go and there is no...More

Thank Beverly C
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I was hesitant about the underground tour but it turned out well worth it. WOULD HIGHLY RECOMNENd.. You never go down underground but rather into the side of the mountain.

Thank kadecd
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

What can I say but WOW. This tour fills up fast. The price is very reasonable. I would suggest to book ahead and be there 1/2 hour early. They dress you in miners clothing, give you a light , place you on a train and...More

Thank robert w
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Queen Mine tour was very informative and you could ask questions from the guide who happened to be a miner himself. It's worth the modest fee to go on the underground tour.

Thank Jeraldine G
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Brandon H
1 June 2017|
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Response from queenmine | Property representative |
Hi The stairs are optional, 36 steps up and down. If a person choses not to do the stairs a staff member waits with them and talks about other thing about the mine.
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refugee1046
1 April 2017|
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Response from queenmine | Property representative |
Hi We are very busy this time of year, we sell out almost every tour. The reservation line is 520-432-2071. Thanks Doug
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Luvstoeatout
7 February 2017|
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Don't think so
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