ASARCO Mineral Discovery Center
Located in: Southside District
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 7 things to do in Sahuarita
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This tour takes you behind the scenes of the Asarco Copper Mine. It was really neat to see the giant trucks outside the Discovery Center and then look out over the edge of the mine to see those same...
A great look at Arizona Corporate mining
We've been here a few times and always refer our guests to this attraction. The tour takes you into the bowels of this massive industry.
This is a great opportunity to see and learn about a working copper mine. The size of the open pit and the machinery they use is incredible. And who knew that the value of other precious minerals...
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Children Welcomed