ASARCO Mineral Discovery Center
Phone: (520) 625-8233
Located off I-19 in Sahuarita, AZ. A modern open-pit copper mine open for tours and featuring mill facility, exhibit center, historic equipment, picnic area, and extensive gift shop. Group discounts. For information, phone 520-625-7513 or visit our website.
- #2 of 8 things to do in Sahuarita
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Amazing tour for all ages!
Went on Saturday and did a tour with Vida and Barbara! It was amazing, very informative and so much fun! we did the 3:30 tour and walked around until our tour, we could watch movies, shop in the gift...
A Lucky Find
We stumbled on this tour. It only runs on Saturdays so we were lucky enough to be in the area on that day. The tour starts with a brief talk in the main building and then everyone heads off in a bus...
Visit a real copper mine
The size of this copper pit is enormous! When you are on the upper edges of this pit, the gigantic trucks below look tiny. They give a great tour at the admissions building as well as through and...
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Children Welcomed
- Free Parking
- Golf Nearby
- Special Amenities: Picnic Area and Theater playing copper theme movies
- Theatre Capacity 35