Apache Junction in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Bluebird Mine and Gift Shop
(These are historical facts.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1947.
Location. 33° 27.463′ N, 111° 29.261′ W. Marker is in Apache Junction, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker can be reached from North Apache Trail (Arizona Route 88) north of North Farside Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5405 North Apache Trail, Apache Junction AZ 85119, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ghost Town of Goldfield (here, next to this marker); Goldfield Mining District (here, next to this marker); Superstition Mountain Historical Society (approx. 1.1 Goldfield Mining District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Apache Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away); Jacob Von Walzer (approx. 4.6 miles away); Canyon Lake (approx. 6.2 miles away); The Dutchman’s Inn (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Apache Junction.
Also see . . . Tom Kollenborn Chronicles. His personal blog gives a history of the Bluebird Mine and Gift Shop and a biography of its owners. (Submitted on March 15, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2016, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 420 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 15, 2016, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.