Plan Your Visit

Superstition Mountain Museum is your number one tourist stop on the Apache Trail!

4087 East Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ 85119-8409

(480) 983-4888
Phone options:
1: Recorded description of the museum.
2: Cashiers for questions about what’s happening at the museum and local area
3: Gift Shop and Event Manager Dave McElligott
4: Volunteer Coordinator
5: Museum Administration and Membership matters

Volunteering questions:
 [email protected]
Site rentals:
 [email protected]
Membership questions: 
[email protected]
Retail and event issues: 
[email protected]
Accounting issues: 
[email protected]
Administrative and other issues: 
[email protected]

(480) 288-6524


October through April
Tuesday – Sunday
9 a.m.– 4 p.m.

Summer Hours
May through September
Wednesday –Sunday
9 a.m.– 3 p.m.

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day and Easter

Please note that admission prices for Special Events are subject to change.

Adults $7.00
Seniors $6.00 (65 and older)
Students 11-17 $4.00
Children 10 and under
FREE with paid Adult
Museum Members are FREE.

 Let us plan a special tour for your group!
 We have group rates available for groups of 10 or more, and can provide you with a docent who can lead your group on a tour of the Museum and Grounds. Tours must be scheduled in advance by calling 480-983-4888 Ext. 103 or by emailing [email protected]

We love students! We would love to plan a special tour for your public, charter, or private school group or scout troop. We have many resources available our Events Coordinator can reach out to to help you plan a special tour for your kids that will be informative and fun, at a special rate. To plan and schedule a trip to museum for your school groups, call 480-983-4888 Ext. 103 or by email at [email protected]


We are located to the east of Phoenix, in the east valley, close to Apache Junction..
When driving from the Phoenix/GIlbert/Mesa area, take U.S. 60 east, and exit Idaho Road.
Go left (north) on Idaho Road, until you reach AZ Highway 88 (the road to Canyon Lake / Lost Dutchman State Park)..Turn right (northeast) on AZ Highway 88.
Drive northeasterly along AZ Highway 88 approximately 3.1 miles. At milemarker 199 you’ll be able to see our Elvis Chapel (on the right side of the road) with the beautiful Superstition Mountain in the background.
Parking is available in several lots adjacent to the Museum, and the Elvis Chapel.

GPS instructions:
 When inputting our address into your GPS, use 4087 E. Apache Trail

We are Pet Friendly!

Please keep your pet on a leash or held. Don’t leave your pet in a hot car. Water is available, and please clean up after your pet.




Detour Announced by ADOT April 17, 2023 - May 30, 2023

Starting Monday, April 17, the intersection of SR 88 and Tomahawk Road in Apache Junction will be closed for 50 days for drainage improvements.
▸ Drivers traveling northeast on SR 88 may use eastbound Superstition Boulevard and northbound Goldfield Road to Lost Dutchman Boulevard, then west to return to SR 88.
▸ Drivers traveling southwest on SR 88 may use westbound Lost Dutchman Boulevard to southbound Idaho Road to return to SR 88.
ADOT advises drivers to slow down and use caution around construction personnel and equipment while work is underway.
For more information on the project, and to subscribe to project updates, click here:



Upcoming Events

Gunfights at Dutchman’s Gulch Return in November

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2023-24 Season Opening Day

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