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Hours and Location at the Matchless Mine

Hours of Operation:

Choose between a SELF-GUIDED surface tour of the mine site 11:00 AM-4:45 PM daily


a GUIDED surface tour of the mine site at noon, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 PM Friday-Sunday without advance reservations. Groups of 10 or more can request guided tours any day of the week by contacting the museum at least a week in advance.

Guided tours last approximately 1 hour.


Please note: No guided tours will be offered September 13-15. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The last day of Matchless Mine operations for 2019 will be September 29.

The Matchless Mine is located 1.25 miles up East 7th St.

Visit our tours page for more information and prices.



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Hours and Location