The Arizona Gold Mining Experience™

*** Due to the popularity of this event, pre-purchase of tickets is required. Tickets may be purchased on the EVENT page. *** Museum opens at 9:00 am for event check-in, The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE™ begins at 10 am! The Cave Creek Museum’s AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE™ is unique with its display of the complete hard rock ore extraction process, with the mine shaft, tramway, ore carts, crushing and extraction, that are always on display, but operated during the AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE™.

2023-10-23T16:19:45-07:000 Comments

REPRISE! Arizona’s Water with Tom McGuire – Part 2

REPRISE of May 15th's AT CAPACITY program! We know that Arizona is facing a water crisis. How will the current shortages affect us? Does Arizona have enough water? What if we run out of our current sources? What can I do? This presentation will help you understand our current water crisis and Arizona’s water future.

2023-04-18T05:21:01-07:000 Comments

Cave Creek Museum’s Annual Miners’ Dinner

Join us for our favorite fundraiser, the Cave Creek Museum's Annual Miners' Dinner on March 19, 2024, from 4.30-8.00 pm. We will dine al fresco to a special menu catered by iconic Cave Creek restaurant The Horny Toad while listening to the tuneful stylings of cowboy balladeer Mike Ewing and enjoying a fashion show featuring legendary Watson's Hat Shop and Chico's at The Summit. Don't forget to browse our Silent Auction tables---some amazing items to bid on!  All this is preceded by a special run of the Golden Reef Stamp Mill and Blacksmithing demonstration.  Your support and attendance of this event allows the Museum to continue to grow and serve our community and guests.

2023-10-26T11:56:25-07:000 Comments

Antique Appraisal Fair with Sean Morton

Who knows what treasure lies within? Find out from professional antique appraiser Sean Morton who offers anecdotal assessments of your valuables! Sean has a remarkable knowledge of the history and value of antiques, from readily recognizable to obscure. Donation: $20 per item Limit two items per session with unlimited sessions.

2023-11-27T20:58:16-07:000 Comments