The Premier Showcase of American Mining

What's On at the Museum

Upcoming Events

For all events, children must be accompanied by an adult.


Sept. 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM -  32nd Annual National Mining Hall of Fame Induction Banquet, Denver, CO.

Induction into the National Mining Hall of Fame of individuals nominated by their peers for significant and lasting contributions to the mining industry and the presentation of the Prazen Living Legend of Mining Award.  Open to all.  TICKETS


December 6, 2019, 9:00 am - 8:00 pm  Community Appreciation Day.  Free admission for Lake County residents.


October 18th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  Murder at the Museum.  


Feb. 7, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Annual wine, beer, & whiskey tasting event.  

About the Museum

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

About Us



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

2018 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


Hours and Location