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Grants, New Mexico: Replica Uranium Mine

Touring a real uranium mine could kill you, but you can experience the same thrill (minus the gamma rays) by walking through a simulated uranium mine underneath the world's only uranium mining museum.

New Mexico Mining Museum

100 N. Iron Ave., Grants, NM
New Mexico Mining Museum, along Rt. 66/Santa Fe Ave. and Iron Ave.
M-Sa 9-4. 2020: Closed temporarily, Covid-19 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $5, 7-17 $3, Seniors & Veterans $3
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Uranium mine replica.

New Mexico Mining Museum

It's a small mining museum with a twist: a small recreated mine with all the rooms and equipment underneath. Well worth a stop!

[Cara Portillo, 03/15/2016]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Route 66 Neon Drive-ThruRoute 66 Neon Drive-Thru, Grants, NM - < 1 mi.
Ice Cave and Bandera VolcanoIce Cave and Bandera Volcano, Grants, NM - 17 mi.
Continental Divide Trading PostContinental Divide Trading Post, Continental Divide, NM - 32 mi.
In the region:
We The People Park, Gallup, NM - 56 mi.

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