Butte, Montana: World Museum of Mining

Museum opened in 1965. Includes a simulated mine and an outdoor garden with stone slabs memorializing all the miners who died on the job.

Address:
155 Mining Museum Road, Butte, MT
Directions:
World Museum of Mining, west side of Butte-Silver Bow.
Hours:
Apr-Oct 9-6, Underground tours 10:30, 12:30, 3. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
406-723-7211
Admission:
Admission
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Orphan Girl Mine/World Exhibit Of Mining

Underground mine tour as well as a small town exhibit are well worth the money. Mineral exhibit and other smaller exhibits too.

[Jennifer Bull, 08/06/2013]

The World Museum of Mining features a fallen miner memorial garden, a recreated 1890s mining town, and an "Underground Mining Exhibit" in a simulated mine.


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