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Chiricahua Regional Museum

127 E Maley St, Willcox, AZ 85643-2127
+1 520-384-3971
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They get A+ for effort

I wish I could rate this place higher, as I am aware of how difficult it is to rely on donations... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
NYU62
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Tucson Arizona
Much information about Cochise and Geronimo and the Apache people

This museum needs updating and better lighting. There is plenty of information about the Native... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Patricia L
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Lake Montezuma, Arizona
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127 E Maley St, Willcox, AZ 85643-2127
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+1 520-384-3971
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

I wish I could rate this place higher, as I am aware of how difficult it is to rely on donations and volunteers to run this small storefront space. There is much information about Cochise, Geronimo and the Chiricahua Apaches, and if one knows little,...More

3  Thank NYU62
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This museum needs updating and better lighting. There is plenty of information about the Native Americans and also the families who settled in the area. One section is devoted to the Spanish American War with many items from the Philippines of that period. A full...More

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I am rating this so highly because it exceeds all expectations for a small storefront, privately endowed, volunteer operated Museum. There is a wealth of information about local settlers and Indian history. It is clear that this community has worked diligently to preserve their heritage....More

2  Thank Retta P
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We booked a tour of Faraway Ranch at Chiricahua monument. The tour was free and it is offered twice a day, 11:00 and 2:00. Susan and Patrick were our tour Rangers and they were great! The tour involves the ranch building and surrounding grounds. The...More

Thank CJ J
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Chatting with the lady at the desk was interesting. She has a lot of interesting stories. The story of Cochise is covered by several excellent displays. On the way out, I was lucky to see a book about the legendary Vin-Fizz aviation story, which was...More

1  Thank EclecticChooser
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Super interesting area. Lots of information on local native folks. It's always good to look at life from the eyes of

Thank dahuntraveler
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Very interesting for everyone from children to research grad students. Learn about the history and culture of our southwest.

Thank Dakota-Arizona
Reviewed 5 November 2015

If you have been to Fort Bowie, the Indian info here will enhance your experience. Lots of things on Geronimo and Cochise. The museum is tired but has some great info to see and read. $2 for admission and we just wandered around on our...More

3  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Like other places in Arizona, the drive to the monument does not prepare you for the scenery when you arrive at the park. It is about 35 miles from Willcox and the drive is mostly through dry grassland. As soon as you enter the monument...More

Thank surpriseazjim
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We were visiting friends in the area and were pleased to find this small museum. Endless hours of documentation and research accompany the artifacts. It is a very interesting collection. Our guide for the day had his personal collection in the museum and was a...More

2  Thank Churchwoman
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