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Shakespeare Ghost Town

Ghost Town Rd, Po Box 253, Lordsburg, NM 88045
+1 575-542-9034
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Fascinating and Charming View into History

Offered a view into two periods of history; the 1800 of the old town, and the modern restoration... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
171hotspur
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Toronto, Canada
Make sure they are open before you come

Why be listed on the map and have the brown directional signs if you are not open for tourists to... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
rev_angie
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Arkansas
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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor32%
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15 Sep 2017
“Fascinating and Charming View into History”
28 Dec 2016
“Make sure they are open before you come”
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Ghost Town Rd, Po Box 253, Lordsburg, NM 88045
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+1 575-542-9034
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Offered a view into two periods of history; the 1800 of the old town, and the modern restoration and revitalization that the local community did to bring the history back to life. God bless Manny.

Thank 171hotspur
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Why be listed on the map and have the brown directional signs if you are not open for tourists to come? Very disappointed that we couldn't see this attraction except from the outside of the fence!

2  Thank rev_angie
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

If you are into the old west history and ghost towns then this is a great place for you! The tour guide is very rich in knowledge of the history of the old mining town and the family that lived there. There are some buildings...More

2  Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We were disappointed that the ghost town was only open by appointment and specific days only. Drove down a dirt road off the beaten track and say a little - enough to take a few pictures and leave. Not sure we would have seen much...More

3  Thank NANETTE G
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This would have been helpful information prior to arrival. The sign said special tours by calling the number. No are code though. After looking up the area code I called and the person seemed surprised to be getting a call. No tour since we couldn't...More

1  Thank d4dunn
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

It was fun to drive out of town and see the buildings. Too bad it is only open two days a month. I think it was still worth a quick detour. Do Google to learn its history.

Thank krigold
Reviewed 27 February 2016

I rated it average since we couldn't take a tour. Only open 2 days a month is bad. Especially with us travelers. We past a couple cars that was coming and going from out of state to see. Wish we could of checked it out.

Thank Roadsofa
Reviewed 2 January 2016

After we got to Lordsburg, we found a brochure with a schedule. It is open one weekend each month and they have tours at 10:00 and 2:00. Our stay in Lordsburg was not one of the days they were open.

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 13 December 2015

This authentic ghost town is only open a few times a year. The best way to find out is to always visit the web site prior to making the journey. It is true to the old west, which means that buildings are in disarray,however,this also...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

We were really looking forward to this. Did some research online( but not trip advisor). Upon arrival we realized that the town is closed unless there is a scheduled tour. This was a stretch your leg stop. If we would have known that we needed...More

3  Thank KFB0818
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