Tarentum, Pennsylvania: Tour-Ed Coal Mine and Museum

Educational mine tour 160 feet below ground guided by veteran miners. Bonus: above-ground strip mine.
Address:
748 Bull Creek Rd, Tarentum, PA
Directions:
From Pittsburgh: RT. 28 North to Exit 14, Tarentum. Left at stop sign. Turn right onto Ridge Road.
Hours:
Mem Day-Labor Day: Daily 10 am - 4 pm, closed Tu. (Call to verify)
Phone:
724-224-4720
Admission:
Adult $9m Children 12 & under $7.50 .
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Tour-Ed Coal Mine and Museum

The coal car into the mine was a unique experience. It's loud, fast and travels through complete darkness.

[Stacy, 11/06/2014]
Tour-Ed Coal Mine and Museum

The Tour-Ed Mine and Museum helps you experience what it was like to be a coal miner in the 1850s. The guides are experienced coal miners who treat visitors to an amazing, educational tour 160 feet below ground.

There is also an above-ground strip mine, and a 1785 log house. Haunted Mine tour is in October for Halloween.

[The Findley's, 09/03/2010]

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