Butterfield RV Resort & Observatory

More of an RV resort person? Look no further than this spot. With fun and activities built into the experience and even an observatory for guests to enjoy, lodging at this spot is sure to be a blast!

Benson KOA

If you are looking to truly enjoy the southeastern beauty and scenery you might consider booking a cabin or vacation rental at this spot. They’ve got options that fit your needs and amenities that you didn’t know you needed.

Copper Stay Inn

The Copper Stay Inn is an excellent choice for Benson adventurers that are looking for comfort, views and the friendliest customer service. Book a stay at this pet friendly and local spot next time you’re in town.

The Thing

This quirky roadside attraction is a true testament to the quirky road-trip culture. We can’t quite tell you what The Thing is because it would ruin the fun, but we can tell you that it involves dinosaurs and extraterrestrial beings! 

Amerind Museum

Nestled between Benson and Willcox this historic facility offers educational experiences for everyone. Visitors learn about Southwestern Native American history/culture. Explore archaeology, art, anthropology and more at this unique museum.

Benson Pony Express

This yearly event is dedicated to preserving the lifestyle many in Benson lived over the years. Gallop back in time with this group through historic reenactments, which race across history. Check out their website for upcoming events!

Benson Museum

The Benson Museum is perfect for getting a look into Arizona’s deep history. With tons of information about local history that covers topics like local figures, the railroad, and even Arizona’s earliest known inhabitants.

Gammons Gulch

Benson is a living ghost town used for productions, events and tours and embodies the Old West lifestyle. Many structures were built on site but some are from other rural communities like the “town hall” building transported from Safford!

Benson City Grille

After working up an appetite from a few rounds of golf at the San Pedro Golf Course Club House you should definitely check out the Benson City Grille. Their burgers are one of a kind and their brunch menu is one of a kind.

Eighty-Six Cafe

Eighty-Six Cafe is a great place to dine, their consistently tasty dishes and passion for providing positive customer experiences has kept travelers and locals coming back for years.