The Premier Showcase of American Mining

Location, Hours & Prices

Hours

 

Open Daily 9 AM - 5 PM

 

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Exceptions to Hours of Operations:

*May 25th, Hennebach Wing closes at 1:00 PM to prepare for Book Launch Colorado's Great Depression Gold Rush:  The Oliver Twist Tunnel at 2:00 PM and again at 6:30 PM.

*August 5th, we will open at noon after the Boom Days parade. Family activities outside and inside the museum 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

*August 11th,  The Hennebach Wing will close at 4:00 PM for a private event.

*August 26th, the Hennebach Wing will close from 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM for a private event.

Last ticket is sold at 4:45 PM.

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

 


Admission

General Admission: $12

Student Admission: $10

Children Under 6: Free

 

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

Free admission for members of AAM and NARM and Boy Scouts who have earned the Mining in Society Merit Badge

Free admission for active military and immediate family (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

 

Group Rates (per person)

Group Guided Tour (by reservation; 10+ people): $18

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): $3

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


Map

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

2017 HOF Induction Banquet Tickets

2017 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

Hours and Location