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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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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.

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    Based on 156 reviews
  • #2 of 8 things to do in Sahuarita
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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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Open Pit Mine

This mine has been in operation for countless years. There are three side by side in this area two are not working and are closed down. This one is still in operation and they have a platform that is...

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Children Welcomed

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