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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 134 reviews
  • #2 of 7 things to do in Sahuarita
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Unique tour

It was a very unique opportunity to visit a working copper mine. The museum and tour were very interesting. The tour takes you to many parts of the mining compound that you would never normally get...

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Very interesting museum and tou

Went with son and grandchildren to this tour yesterday. It begins with an explanation of the process of extracting and refining copper in the foyer of the small museum, and then continues by bus 6...

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Tour is Excellent and Very Nice Museum and Super Gift Shop

Took the tour a while ago. Very informative and interesting. I loved the gift shop then. Went back at the end of last winter season to purchase a gift! Not disappointing at all. Lots to choose...

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Children Welcomed

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