ArizonaPlaces To VisitRoadside Attractions Tag: Tombstone

Wild West Show At The Old Tombstone Western Theme Park

Tombstone, Arizona is a great little tourist town jam packed with history and that old west feel. When you mention Tombstone in conversation most people know it for the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral.  The showdown between Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, Virgil and Morgan Earp against the McLaurys and Clantons put “The Town too […]

ArizonaMuseumsPlaces To Visit Tag: Tombstone

Touring The Tombstone Epitaph Newspaper and Museum

The Tombstone Epitaph was founded in January 1880 with it’s first issue being published on May 1, 1880. Located in Tombstone, Arizona this monthly publication is the oldest continually published newspaper in Arizona. It was founded by Wyatt Earp’s lifelong friend, John P. Clum. It’s free to tour the historic newsroom, print shop and museum. […]

Roadside AttractionsSouth Dakota Tag: Deadwood

The Final Resting Place Of Wild Bill Hickok

Nestled high on a hill above Deadwood, South Dakota lies Mt. Moriah Cemetery. The cemetery was founded in 1878 and an estimated 3,627 souls are buried here.   The cemetery overlooks Deadwood Gulch and houses a number of the towns most famous residents. Historical figures including Madam Dora DuFran, Potato Creek Johnny, Preacher Smith, Wild […]