Over the course of seven decades, the Buckhorn Mineral Baths and Wildlife Museum became one of Mesa’s and the State’s most recognizable and memorable Main Street icons. Residents have seen it on the corners of Main Street and Recker Road. People have wondered “what’s going on there?”
Buckhorn Mineral Baths attracted celebrities and others to its healing waters, wildlife museum and quirky amenities. It was a principal influence on enticing major league baseball to begin annual training in Mesa and the Valley. The fascinating account of Ted and Alice Sliger and their rags-to-riches story is part of the Buckhorn Book, co-authored by Jay Mark. Come to hear the story and the future of Buckhorn Mineral Baths.