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.

Grants Mining Museum

Address:
100 N. Iron Ave., Grants, NM
Directions:
Grants Mining Museum, along Rt. 66/Santa Fe Ave. and Iron Ave.
Hours:
M-Sa 9-4. 2020: Closed temporarily, Covid-19 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
505-287-4802
Admission:
Adults $5, 7-17 $3, Seniors & Veterans $3
RA Rates:
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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]

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