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