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Here you can find the latest news for what happening at our museum and our involvement in the mining industry.

NAMING CONTEST FOR MUSEUM GIFT SHOP

The Museum is seeking public input in creating a name for the Museum Gift Shop. The winner will receive a selected item from our inventory. Entries due December 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.

HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES PASS AWAY

Three National Mining Hall of Fame inductees passed away in the first eleven months of 2020. Robert E. Murray, Frank Aplan and J. David Lowell each left their mark on the U.S. mining industry. Their contributions were so significant, that they will be remembered in perpetuity in the National Mining Hall of Fame.

National Mining Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2020

National Mining Hall of Fame's Induction Ceremony was broadcast in 2020, as COVID-19 forced organizations worldwide to find a new way of presenting what were traditionally in-person events.

Metallurgists Win The Great Debate 2020

Metallurgists win The Great Debate competition with 798 points. All sectors raised $32,369 in funding for the National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum!