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ASARCO Mineral Discovery Center

Located in: Southside District


1421 W. Pima Mine Rd. (I-19, exit 80)
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
United States

Phone: (520) 625-8233


Fax: 520-625-4756

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View the incredible open-pit mine, take a look at our huge haul trucks at work, and find out how copper is extracted and processed in the mill, all at great rates! Free admission to our award-winning exhibit center, video theater and picnic area. Our gift shop has been described by customers as one of the best in Arizona's southwestern region. Come visit us! For rates and schedules, visit our website or call.

  • TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
    Based on 158 reviews
  • #2 of 8 things to do in Sahuarita
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technical difficulties limited our experience

The day we visited I tried to call for a tour reservation, but the phones were out of order for a long time, so we decided to go anyway to see what tour we could get on. Turns out they didn't have a...

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Great place to visit

Really great spot to visit, tour is worth every penny to see how mine operates. Unbelievable size of machinery they use. Very interesting. Cute little gift shop.

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Wonderful Educational Tour

This was a top notch tour, Ron, the guide was the best, even Barbara the bus driver was very nice. This is a must do if you come to Tucson / Green Valley.

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Children Welcomed

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