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    We invite you to visit the Gold King Mine and Ghost Town while visiting Jerome Arizona. The history here is rich and there are stories to be told. It all began in 1890, when they dug a 1270 foot mine shaft, (you can still visit it today) searching for copper, they struck GOLD!

  • North Carolina Mining Museum

     · The North Carolina Mining Museum is a part of Emerald Village and thousands of visitors come every year to go underground into a real mine. The NC Mining Museum consists of two parts, the Visitor Center and the historic Bon Ami Mine. The Visitor Center design reflects the heritage of old mining structures and is a great place to start your tour ...

  • Black Hills Gold Mining History | Gold Panning | Big ...

    Learn about Black Hills Gold Mining History & Geology at Big Thunder Gold Mine in Keystone, SD. As seen on: Governor Kristi Noem and Secretary Jim Hagen present the 2020 George S. Mickelson Award to Sandi McLain of Big Thunder Gold Mine, Keystone, at the 2021 Governor''s Conference on Tourism.


    By creating a "virtual museum" in addition to our on-the-ground museum we can provide access to our archives and gift shop. Hopefully we will expand our support base in the process. "Red" Diggles heading to work in the Tightner Mine - 1936.

  • Alaska Gold Mine Museum

     · In the 1920''s, gold dredges became the primary machine for mining gold. The dredges ruled the region for over 30 years and recovered 3.5 million ounces, ~$4.5 billion in today''s value. Once the dredges shut down, the machinery was left behind. Many of these machines are now located at Gold Daughters in our unique Alaska museum.

  • Mining Museum | Gold Mining in the Black Hills | Big ...

    The Mining Museum is a replica of the Tykoon Gold Mill built in 1895 on the Big Thunder Gold Mine property. Tours of the mining museum are a part of the admission to the overall Mine tour. The Mining Museum contains thousands of artifacts of Gold Mining in the Black Hills from three working mines in the Black Hills that were reclaimed and torn ...

  • Bohemia Gold Mining Museum

    Bohemia Gold Mining Museum. Located inside the former Boots and Sandals Square Dance Barn (the Red Barn), just across from Bohemia Park. The museum is a living and expanding memorial to all miners, and to the history of gold mining activities in the Bohemia Mining District.

  • Gold Mine Tours Victor Colorado

    Gold Camp Adventure Tours are guided trips through time - learn about the history of the gold rush - the tours include gold rush history, mining then and now, and more. The tours are a new partnership between the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum and Cripple Creek Parks & Recreation.

  • The Gold Rush Museum | Visit Placer

    The Gold Rush Museum presents and updated and interactive look at California''s Gold Rush, which began in the Sierra Foothills. It features a mining tunnel, gold rush "Twitter wall," many hands-on exhibits and an indoor panning stream that is wheelchair accessible. Hours Friday - Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Address 601 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA.

  • Gold Mining Camp Museum | Fauquier County, VA

    The Gold Mining Camp Museum at Monroe Park is the only museum in ia solely dedicated to the history of gold and gold mining. Monroe Park, located off Route 17 in Goldvein, ia, is a wonderful place to learn about local history, relax, and get together …

  • Jioufen Gold Mine Museum (Ruifang)

    The museum is a tribute to the gold mining history of the village and the family. The granddaughter keeps operating it and does the tour. We were the only ones there, at that time, so we had the tour all for ourselves and a chance to ask many questions.

  • Western Museum of Mining and Industry

    About Us. Open since 1970, the Western Museum of Mining and Industry (WMMI) is committed to preserving and interpreting the rich mining history of Colorado and the American West. WMMI proudly features working machinery, a model mining drift and gold panning stations in the 12,200 square foot exhibit hall, plus historic buildings and machinery ...

  • Victor''s Gold Camp AG & Mining Museum – A working museum ...

    Victor''s Gold Camp AG & Mining Museum runs on the generous donations of visitors and friends. Please consider becoming a member. Your membership will ensure that this working museum continues to add unique and one-of-a-kind exhibits while providing a window into the Industrial Revolution at the turn of the twentieth century.


    1 review of Bohemia Gold Mining Museum "I took a young friend here on an outing and Duane the volunteer was so patient and kind with him. She even helped him mine for gold and supported him through the process every step of the way. It really made his day. This is a great place to go if you want to learn about the history of Cottage Grove.

  • National Mining Museum

    Mining Hall of Fame. High in the Colorado mountains is a hidden gem—an extraordinary museum to mining. In "the Smithsonian of the Rockies," you''ll find four full floors of precious metals and rugged pioneers. Of geology and art. Of old gold pans and brand-new techniques. Uncover mining''s mystery and its past and future story…more

  • Goldfield Ghost Town

    Tour the historic Mammoth Gold Mine and visit the Goldfield Museum. Pan for gold then take a ride on Arizona''s only narrow gauge train. You''ll also get to witness an old west gun fight performed by the famous Goldfield Gunfighters! Spend a fun filled day, rich in wild west history!

  • Museum of the Goldfields | Western Australian Museum

    The Museum of the Goldfields showcases the rich history of the Eastern Goldfields and the city''s mining heritage. Discover the unique role the town has played in WA''s development, both as a centre of mining and its place at the edge of the Nullarbor Plain.

  • Jioufen Gold Mine Museum travel guidebook –must visit ...

    The Jiufen Gold Mine Museum exhibits precious ores and mining tools. At the same time, there is a demonstration of the gold alchemical process. After the ore is crushed, the sand is separated by a gold …

  • Dahlonega Gold Museum State Historic Site

    The building was restored by the state of Georgia as a State Historic Site and adapted for use as the Gold Museum and is one of the most visited Historic Sites in the state.The Dahlonega Courthouse Gold Museum offers visitors a look at the mining history of Georgia. A 23-minute film describes the mining techniques and lifestyles of the ...

  • Museums | City of Golden, Colorado

    The Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum offers free admission to extraordinary exhibits including Minerals from Colorado, Colorado Mining Heritage, Mining Artifacts, Gold & Silver Display, Gemstones, Mineral Properties & Earth History, special Radioactive exhibits, World Minerals and Fossils. A favorite for many visitors is the ...

  • Pine Mountain Gold Museum | Official Georgia Tourism ...

    Discover Georgia''s only gold museum located on the site of an actual gold strike and West Georgia''s only authentic 19th century gold stamp mill. The Pine Mountain Gold Museum at Stockmar Park tells the story of the Villa Rica mines through exhibits in the 4,800-square-foot museum and intact ruins of Pine Mountain''s gold mines.Kids of all ages will enjoy a scenic trek around the mountain on our ...

  • Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum

     · The museum exhibits within the stately 1854 Casa Grande manor illustrate the significance of local mercury mining to the California gold rush, the evolution of cinnabar ore mining and mercury processing and the lifestyles of mining communities at New Almaden.

  • Mining Museums and Tours

    Sitting on an actual gold mine with gold panning on site, this museum houses gold mining and regional artifacts dating as far back as 12,000 BC. Consolidated Gold Mine Tour 185 Consolidated Gold Mine Road, Dahlonega, GA (706) 864-8473. Offers a tour of a gold mine and gold panning on site. Georgia Marble Museum 1985 Kennesaw Ave., Nelson, GA ...

  • Marshall Gold Discovery SHP

    The Gold Discovery Museum features gold-rush-era exhibits as well as exhibits on the Native Americans, the people of many cultures who came to California during the gold rush, and the agricultural history of the area. A number of films about the gold discovery and early mining techniques are also available upon request.

  • Gold Museum, Ballarat – Showcasing Ballarat''s history

    The Gold Museum is Ballarat''s regional social history museum and part of the Sovereign Hill experience. Opened in 1978, the Gold Museum cares for around 150,000 items, covering a diverse range of collections from mining and military history through to costume and photography.

  • Kennedy Gold Mine

    Kennedy Gold Mine Gift Shop. The . Kennedy Gold Mine Gift Shop offers a wonderful variety of gold and mining related items. From Kennedy T-shirts and memorabilia, rocks and minerals, jewelry, art, a good selection of books about gold mining including a souvenir self-guided tour book of the mine.

  • Lead, SD

    Black Hills Mining Museum. East side of downtown, on the south side of US Hwy 85/W. Main St. Hours: May-Sep. M-Sa 9-5, Su 12-4. Off-season by appt. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access. Phone: 605-584-1605. Admission: Adults $5 + $10 for mine tour, $10 for gold panning.

  • Gold Museum, Bogotá

    The Museum of Gold (Spanish: El Museo del Oro) is a museum located in Bogotá, Colombia is one of the most visited touristic highlights in the country. The museum receives around 500,000 tourists per year. The museum displays a selection of pre-Columbian gold and other metal alloys, such as Tumbaga, and contains the largest collection of gold artifacts in the world in its exhibition rooms ...

  • Pine Mountain Gold Museum | Carroll County, GA

    The Pine Mountain Gold Museum at Stockmar Park The Pine Mountain Gold Museum at Stockmar Park is a unique historical site with a museum, actual mining sites, nature trails, and gold panning all at one location. Experience gold mining techniques spanning over 100 years beginning in the 1820s through the early 1930s.

  • Keno City Mining Museum | Heritage Yukon

    The Keno City Mining Museum building is Jackson Hall, Keno City''s old community centre built in the 1920s. This museum captures the gold and silver mining history of the area dating from the early 1900s. Displays of early tools and equipment, as well as memorabilia and photographs, offer the visitor precious glimpses into the experiences of ...