Casa Grande Trading Post, Petting Zoo &
Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum
The Casa Grande Trading Post, Cerrillos Mining Museum & Petting Zoo is open daily and features natural Cerrillos Turquoise, locally made gifts, a large rock shop, old bottles, a mining museum and a scenic overlook. Open since 1979 now a landmark on The Turquoise Trail, the Casa Grande Trading Post has been featured on PBS' Antiques Roadshow. Book a historic Turquoise Mine tour, available by reservation.
We sell rocks & minerals, antique bottles, dated nails, crucibles, insulators and barbwire. The Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum displays local artifacts, antiques and history of the mining district with minerals and dioramas. The Petting Zoo is a small barnyard with a friendly llama, several goats, fancy chickens and pigeons and animal food is available. This is the perfect place to stop with the family on your day trip adventure!
Amenities: Child Friendly.