THE OLD BISBEE TOUR
* Mining Tour, * History Tour, * Architecture Tour, * Old Bisbee, * Lowell, * Open Pits
2 Hour Tour
$55 per guest + tax
Mild (Pavement Only)
Tour Capacity 1- 4 Guests
Introducing our exclusive Old Bisbee Tour - a remarkable journey into the heart of Bisbee, Arizona. This tour offers a sensational opportunity to understand Bisbee's vibrant mining history and distinct culture. If you're a local or a tourist, this tour is an absolute must, promising an experience that is both enlightening and immersive.
As the tour begins, you'll instantly plunge into the depths of Bisbee's mining past. The town's robust mining history is not just a testament to the vast scale of operations that once ruled here but also an opportunity to marvel at the remarkable engineering feats achieved during this era. Because of these accomplishments, the mining industry became the backbone of the town's economy and left a strong imprint on the local culture.
• New Knowledge: Get a firsthand view of the sprawling, open mining pits - a startling reminder of the prosperous mining industry that propelled Bisbee's growth.
Next, we transport you back in time as we journey to Lowell, one of Bisbee's twelve suburbs. Suddenly, you'll find yourself surrounded by vintage storefronts and classic cars that offer a nostalgic peek into the past. Here, you can't help but be amazed at the architectural wonder that is Lowell School, with its dazzling copper roof and doors paying homage to Bisbee's mining era.
• Magic Moment: Experience the unique charm of The Shady Dell, a vintage airstream hotel that offers a fun, retro touch to your stay.
Our journey continues to the Evergreen Cemetery, a nationally registered historic site. This solemn place is a poignant reminder of the town's past, where each gravestone tells a unique tale of those who once lived here.
Venturing deeper into the heart of Old Bisbee, we explore the narratives of the town's founders, notably James Douglas, often referred to as the father of Bisbee. Every building we encounter, from modest miners' cottages to grand public structures, shares its own story. Combined with significant historical events, these stories form a rich narrative that paints a vivid picture of Bisbee's evolution.
• Startling Sight: Take in the breathtaking high-elevation viewpoints, offering stunning vistas of the mining valley and beyond to the Mexican border, an extraordinary perspective on Bisbee's vast mining history.
During the tour, our passionate local guide, equipped with extensive knowledge of Bisbee's history and heritage, shares personal childhood stories, offering a more intimate connection with the town.
• Amazing Anecdotes: The guide's captivating storytelling will enhance your understanding and connection with the town's attractions, hidden gems, and vibrant culture.
Our Old Bisbee Tour is not just a sightseeing trip; it's an educational adventure through the history and allure of Bisbee. This tour offers you a chance to explore and appreciate the magic of this unique mining town.
• Remarkable Revelation: Feel a sense of awe and wonder as you discover more about Bisbee's past, revealing how the town has weathered trials, triumphs, and transformations.
Announcing a remarkable offer! Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to delve into Bisbee's captivating history. Booking a spot on our Old Bisbee Tour promises a thrilling adventure, leading you to a newfound appreciation and understanding of this historically rich mining town. The moment you set foot in Bisbee, you'll find yourself wrapped in its charm, drawn to its history, and eager to explore its every corner.
As we conclude our Old Bisbee Tour, we hope you walk away with a deeper connection and appreciation for this extraordinary town. We aim to ensure that your experience with us is not just informative but also deeply engaging and memorable. Through exploring Bisbee's history, appreciating its architecture, and delving into its stories, you gain a new perspective on this unique town, forever altering your perception of Bisbee.
• Bargain Bonus: This tour, filled with discoveries, surprises, and nostalgic moments, is an experience not to be missed.
We are excited to welcome you on this unforgettable journey through Bisbee's past. So hurry and book your spot on the Old Bisbee Tour now - an exciting adventure awaits!
Our Most Popular Tour
ADVENTURE - An expedition through Bisbee copper mining history
CONVENIENT - Enjoy guest-preferred pickup and dropoff location
FASCINATING - Discover open pits, vintage storefronts, unique places, and historic people
BREATHTAKING - Mesmerizing high-elevation views through the mining valley
UNIQUE - See solid copper doors and a hotel made of vintage airstreams
IMPRESSIVE - View massive open pits and the colorful hues of copper mining
HERITAGE - Explore Bisbee through its mining, architecture, and fascinating people
THREE STOPS- Lavender Pit, High Road, Lowell
Know Before You Go
- Walking on even pavement and sidewalks
Recommended for guests who prefer a mild experience
Recommended for guests who love history
Recommended for guests who may have a fear of heights
Guests with limited mobility can access all of the viewpoints