I love these small roadside diversions that you find when your on the road. We checked out the store, the Elvis Church, a few assorted old buildings and took a walk on their desert trail, which got us ready for the longer hikes we would make later in the week. If you haven't been here before I would suggest a... 更多
A nice surprise in AJ. The model train display is awesome - take your time and find all The little surprises tucked in the display. Everyone that volunteers there were so friendly and full of info. All the displays were so interesting. Nice stop!
We arrived in Apache Junction and decided to get to know the area. We first went to the gift shop, which was small but had both local and foreign items. We then paid the small admission into the museum. It begins with the fascinating geology of the area and then has a display of area animals, petroglyphs and Indian information.... 更多
Enjoyed a Sunday afternoon at the museum. The surrounding area and trails are breathtaking. We enjoyed a leisurely walk around them at the base of the mountain, the cactus were blooming and just stunning. We stayed on the path as the snake warnings were posted everywhere. The mining equipment displays were really impressive. Unfortunately we couldn't go inside the little... 更多
My wife and I were looking to do something different today. We came across this from a friend who had previously visited it. Very rich history, old western establishment that is non for profit and offers free access. You can get a tour by locals but must pay for the history lesson. Again, not normally my thing in terms of... 更多
There is always an event going on here - art shows, informative guest speakers - and the museum itself is interesting. The old barn, Elvis chapel from the old movie set, the train set up and the location itself is well worth the trip and small admission.
What a gem to be found in the Apache Junction desert! This museum is very interesting and has many different aspects of Arizona history. The model train is amazing and fun to watch. The volunteers who made this did a great job! I also enjoyed the chapel and barn with old movie posters and memorabilia. Nice way to spend a... 更多