The Premier Showcase of American Mining

Free Admission

Boy Scouts who are working on or have earned the Mining in Society Merit Badge receive free admission to the National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum! Contact Margaret Spiegel, Educational Programming & Events Coordinator at 719-486-1229 x10 for more details.

About the Museum

Explore our 25,000 sq.ft. of interactive and informative exhibits!

About Us



Educational Resources

Hall of Fame

Learn about the industrious men and women who changed the mining world.

About the Hall of Fame

Browse Inductee Database

2017 Inductees

Prazen Award

Matchless Mine

Visit the historic site of the Matchless Mine and learn the story of the infamous Silver King and Baby Doe.

About the Matchless


Hours and Location