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Museum in mansion aka "Jerome State Historic Park"

The most charming and informative 15 minute overview film you’ll ever see about the history of a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RayNYC9
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Everything mining

This is maintained tribute to mining especially in AZ and Jerome area. The mansion has a few rooms... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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This former home of a mining baron became a state park and a museum in 1965.
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Route 89A, Jerome, Jerome, AZ
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+1 520-634-5381
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most charming and informative 15 minute overview film you’ll ever see about the history of a town - and its mining. Small exhibits but well done. $7 for senior admission. Figure on one hour here. Well educated front-desk Park employees - so ask questions.

Thank RayNYC9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is maintained tribute to mining especially in AZ and Jerome area. The mansion has a few rooms that have remained intact such as the library and huge second floor bathroom. The views are stunning and you’ll learn more than you could ever need to...More

Thank Val E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while visiting Jerome, and it was raining, so this was a good rainy day activity. There was a small fee ($5/pp) which includes access to many rooms of exhibits and a 30minute film. If you want to explore properly, need at least 60...More

Thank Cfsdir
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Douglas Mansion is basically a museum of the history of Jerome located in the Jerome State Historic Park. There is a small fee to enter. A short continuous-running film that gives one a good idea of the life and times in Jerome plays in...More

Thank JonInIndy
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Formally the Mansion of the owner of one of the mines, it is now the State Historic Park. There are plenty of exhibits to see and a movie that gives a great history of Jerome.

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 20 September 2018

While we were eating at the Asylum Restaurant, we kept wondering what this place was. After lunch, we tried to go in the town of Jerome but the traffic was terrible and there was no place to park. As we were leaving town, we saw...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Jerome is a fascinating place and a visit to the Douglas Mansion is a must do. Apart from the exhibits there is an excellent video presentation on the history of the town and how it went from being a successful copper mining town to ghost...More

1  Thank Keith F
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Bring the kids, grandm kids, parents, etc.. Theres something for everyone. Tour the the Douglas Mansion, watch the video and see how minning was back in the day.

1  Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Located in the town of Jerome, this former mansion now turned into a museum has some great artifact from the time the town of Jerome was booming with people due to the mining business.. the entrance is $7.00 per person but if you have a...More

1  Thank luigi0077
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

House and equipment displays are well-preserved and displayed to effectively tell the story of Jerome. Views of the town and mountains are also fantastic. Start your trip to Jerome here.

1  Thank Amy H
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Jacquie B
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Response from Globetrotters910 | Reviewed this property |
the fee is $7.00 per adult. Don't remember if there was a break for seniors. Hours are 8:30 - 5:00. The museum closes 15 minutes earlier than the park (it's gated).
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