National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum - Leadville, Colorado, minerals, gems, history

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Welcome to the
National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum

The Showcase of American Mining

Located in the famous 1880's silver mining boomtown of Leadville, Colorado at the top of Colorado's Rocky Mountains, the National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum is a monument to the memory of the men and women who pioneered the discovery, development and processing of our nation's natural resources. Mining's colorful history is showcased throughout the facility. The National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum is the only federally-chartered non-profit national mining museum.

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See what the Museum has to offer on our new video on Youtube!

We are now open 9am - 5pm all year.

More than 20,000 sq. ft. exhibition space in the historic original 1890's Leadville High School building.

“Nowhere is the mining industry, past and present, better displayed than at the National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum in Leadville, Colorado.”
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We hope you enjoy our website, and that you can visit us soon in person.

Virtual Museum
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Take a quick online virtual tour of the museum and see samples of some of our entertaining and informative exhibits.
Hall of Fame
Hall of Fame
Browse this section to learn about the National Mining Hall of Fame and meet it's many illustrious inductees.
Wall of Honors
Wall of Honors
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The National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum, 120 W. 9th, P.O. Box 981; Leadville, CO 80461
Phone: 719-486-1229, Fax: 719-486-3927, Send Us An Email