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Address: 6th and Allen Street, Tombstone, AZ 85638
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+1 800-457-3423
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

This one-time theater and brothel has been reincarnated as a museum.

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Day trip to Tombstone Arizona and San Xavier Mission from Phoenix
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True piece of history gold!

Ton of history....fascinating stories. We did the family tour at 6pm...wish we could have gone later. Could feel the energy there. Great staff that know the building, history... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Melanie L
Surrey, Canada
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Three Lakes, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fun to hear the interesting stories of a by gone era during the heyday of the Wild West. Evidence of gun fights from that time still remain.

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Missouri City, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While this is a historical building, $10 per person to walk through a few rooms is too much. We were not given any introduction, not was a tour guide present to give background of the rooms. We just walked through and into the gift shop in about 10 minutes. Disappointing.

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Really wanted to go into the Bird Cage. Stayed for the informative intro in the lobby, but we left along with everyone else when they said it was $10 per person to go inside. That's a shame, because probably 20 people walked out the door. Most places in town charge $5. They would be better off charging $5 per person,... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ton of history....fascinating stories. We did the family tour at 6pm...wish we could have gone later. Could feel the energy there. Great staff that know the building, history and stories.

Thank Melanie L
Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Use your Tucson Savings Passport and get BOGO admission. This is not a kitschy tourist attraction, it's real history.

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a gost tour here. Cant say I belive in that kind of stuff, but there was a lot of people who said they did. And they had experienced a lot of different things before. The monitors blinked a lot when we was there. Worth the trip, just to here the history of the building!

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Paw Paw, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is old and dusty, but it is what the old west was about. You can see the theatre where the cowboys enjoyed the show, and when they didn't the resulting bullet holes. You can see the upper level booths where the more well to do could watch the show in the company of soiled doves. You can see the... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed walking through the building. It costs $10 a person, and there is no guide. If you have to pick between this and the gunfight, I would choose the gunfight show (at the O.K. Corral), unless you really enjoy looking at historical antiques and buildings. But, yes, this is must see if you are in the area. I really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place was fascinating enough, even without all the amazing photos and collectibles from the bad old days. A very reasonable entry fee for an invaluable glimpse of Tombstone's history.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the history of this place. A lot of the building, if not all, is genuine. You can purchase a self guided tour of this building. Don't rush the tour. There is lots to see, read, and enjoy.

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