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Whilst it it the remnants of a 'ghost town' it's a bit of a tourist trap. worth visiting if you... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kids loved it

This was a nice trip for kids. They got the ride the train and sift for gold and look around at all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Visitors from around the world come to Calico each year to experience a real ghost town originally settled in the 1880s.A hive of activity for the adventurous at heart - the park hosts the Mystery Shack- a crooked house where water runs uphill, two...more
36600 Ghost Town Rd, Yermo, CA 92398-0406
+1 760-254-2122
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Whilst it it the remnants of a 'ghost town' it's a bit of a tourist trap. worth visiting if you keep that in mind. Don't go in July-august it's just too hot.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a nice trip for kids. They got the ride the train and sift for gold and look around at all the rustic things.

Thank SixKids N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here to break up the long drive from LA to Vegas. It was ok, we did really enjoy the Mystery Shack Tour and gold panning. Nice to have a walk around and the staff were really friendly.

Thank JHigg3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to watch for a little while. If you walk along the streets it's fun. Unfortunately inside the houses it's all about economic purpose.Kids will go crazy, they like it very much

Thank Muller-reizen-op-pad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Calico Ghost Town is only about an 8 minute drive off of I-15, entrance is $8.00 for adults and $4.00 for kids over 3, this will get you into the town and you can walk around, go to the shops, or restaurants. They have an...More

2  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent about an hour and a half here, but probably could've had lunch here and stayed a little longer but we had some place to be. There was a cute little gunslinging reenactment. We also went on the train ride with our kids. It...More

1  Thank KCinpas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hot (time of year)... take it easy. If you have never been to a ghost town, you 'have' to do one... and why not this 'restored' one? Highlights: Tour of the Maggie Mine, looking at some of the old shops and buildings. Ask for a...More

1  Thank RickH26757
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a Disney wild west town you will not be disappointed. I'm sure the buildings are all in original positions and if you look up the street you can imagine how it was 100 years ago. But that's where the history ends. All...More

Thank R_Heasman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off at this attraction as part of a G Adventures tour. We were given an hour to eat lunch and walk around the sights. Most of us opted to eat lunch at the Calico House Restaurant. The food here was very nice consisting...More

1  Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Calico at a hot day. It was quiet with mostly international visitors. We found it very interesting and educational to visit a renovated, old style ghost town. The nice 3 hrs we spent was well worth the 8 $ entry fee. For extra...More

1  Thank Mark W
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5 September 2018|
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Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were there in the August.
8 July 2018|
Response from DaBeNa |
No. It's about $10 per person. Not worth it at all.
8 July 2018|
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Response from comento123 | Reviewed this property |
There’s a parking fee, and that includes the town