The Premier Showcase of American Mining

Location, Hours & Prices

Hours - 

Open Tuesday-Sunday 9 AM-4:45 PM

Closed Mondays

(Last ticket sold at 4:15 PM)

We suggest a minimum of 2 hours to explore our 25,000 square feet of exhibits!

Closed Friday, February 7th, 2020 to prepare for Spirits in the Shaft

Doors open at 6:00 pm.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day

 


Admission

General Admission: $12

Student Admission: $10

Children Under 6: Free

 

General Admission discounted $2 for seniors (65 & older), active/retired/reserve military, members of AAA/AARP.

Free admission for Lake County students, members of AAM and NARM, and Boy Scouts who are working on or have earned the Mining in Society Merit Badge.

(Visitors must show proof to receive discounted or free admission.)

 

Group Rates (per person)

Groups must call for reservations at least one week in advance to ensure availability and make any special arrangements!

Group Guided Tour (by reservation; 10+ people): $20

Group Self-Guided Tour (by reservation; 10+ people): $10

College Student Group (outside of CMC-Leadville Campus):  $10

School Group (K-12 outside of Lake County): $5

Lake County School Group (K-12 and CMC): Free

 

Lodging

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Coordinates

GPS Lat/Long: 39.25133N, 106.29381W

UTM: 388357E, 4345471N


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Located at 120 W. 9th St, Leadville, CO we are within walking distance of the entire downtown Historic District.

About the Museum

Explore our 25,000 sq.ft. of interactive and informative exhibits!

About Us

Exhibits

Collections

Educational Resources

Hall of Fame

Learn about the industrious men and women who changed the mining world.

About the Hall of Fame

Browse Inductee Database

2019 Inductees

Prazen Award 

Matchless Mine

Visit the historic site of the Matchless Mine and learn the story of the infamous Silver King and Baby Doe.

About the Matchless

Tours

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