Tombstone: One of the last wide-open frontier towns of the old west, Tombstone has survived as a tourist attraction, perhaps more theme park than town, but it was undeniably fun to visit. From saloon/restaurant, souvenir shops, stagecoach ride, museums, theatre, and various tours to a reenactment of the gunfight at the OK corral, it is designed to entertain and it does.  Behind the scenes, a soap opera as entertaining and more complex and real than the public show.
3rd and E Allen, Tombstonne Big Nose Kate's Saloon, Tombstone At the bar his pick-up line was "I' carry a big gun and it don't shoot blanks." Not sure if he was local or employee, but he had a great face. Panhandling for hay for his burro Marshal Rooster did a more than passable impersonation of John Wayne. Stagecoach ride, Tombstone Reenactment of the shootout at the OK Corral Contents
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Tombstone: One of the last wide-open frontier towns of the old west, Tombstone has survived as a tourist attraction, perhaps more theme park than town, but it was undeniably fun to visit. From saloon/restaurant, souvenir shops, stagecoach ride, museums, theatre, and various tours to a reenactment of the gunfight at the OK corral, it is designed to entertain and it does.  Behind the scenes, a soap opera as entertaining and more complex and real than the public show.
3rd and E Allen, Tombstonne Big Nose Kate's Saloon, Tombstone At the bar his pick-up line was "I' carry a big gun and it don't shoot blanks." Not sure if he was local or employee, but he had a great face. Stagecoach ride, Tombstone Marshal Rooster did a more than passable impersonation of John Wayne. Panhandling for hay for his burro Reenactment of the shootout at the OK Corral
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