- TripBuzz found 29 things to do with kids in or near Pearce, Arizona, including 28 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tombstone and Willcox.
- From Cochise Stronghold to Willcox Playa Wildlife Area, the Pearce area offers 28 different types of family activities, including: Historic Sites, Haunted Tours, History Museums and Movie Theaters.
Cochise Stronghold is located in the middle of the canyon, making it close to every point of interest, whether it is star gazing or bird watching. It has cabins to accommodate its guests. It is a great place for relaxation, since it is situated in the middle of the wilderness.
The Willcox Playa Wildlife Area is a 595 acre wildlife area and home to hundreds of species of birds. Birdwatchers and hunters may find this area of particular interest. The Wings over Willcox' festival is held here annually.
Originally built in 1910, the Historic Gleeson Jail is situated in the famous Arizona town of Tombstone. It was restored in the late 2000s and now serves as a historic site and small museum with artifacts from the 1900s when the jail was constructed.
Tombstone, Arizona is home to the Wyatt Earp Theater, a historical interpretive center dedicated to the memory of the Old Wild West. The immersive theater experience includes elaborately costumed actors, thrilling stunts and elaborate gunfighting demonstrations.
Tombstone, Arizona's Birdcage Theater is a museum that was formerly a house of prostitution, a bar and a theater. It holds particular significance to paranormal investigators, as it is purportedly one of the most haunted structures in the United States.
Printed first in 1880, The Tombstone Epitaph was the newspaper which chronicled the gunfight at OK Corral. The museum presents a video of how the newspaper was printed back then, as well as displaying the hand press used for printing. There is also a gift shop.
Those seeking supernatural thrills after the dark has fallen can find the Tombstone Ghost Tour's services of help. The town was thought to be the most haunted town in the world, because of the many killings which occurred after silver was discovered in the area.