The Premier Showcase of American Mining

Location, Hours & Prices



Open Tuesday-Sunday, 9 AM - 5 PM

We will be open on Mondays starting May 1, 2017

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day


PLEASE NOTE:  Exceptions to Hours of Operations:

*August 5th, we will open at noon after the Boom Days parade.

*August 11th,  The Hennebach will close at 4:00pm for a private event.

*August 26th, the Hennebach Wing will be closed from 10:30am - 2:30pm for a private event.

Last ticket is sold at 4:45 PM.

We suggest a minimum of 2 hours to explore our 25,000 square feet of exhibits!



General Admission: $12

Student Admission: $10

Children Under 6: Free


General Admission discounted $2 for seniors (65 & older), active/retired military, members of AAA/AARP

Free admission for members of AAM and NARM and Boy Scouts who have earned the Mining in Society Merit Badge

Free admission for active military and immediate family (Memorial Day to Labor Day)


Group Rates (per person)

Group Guided Tour (by reservation; 10+ people): $18

Group Self-Guided Tour (by reservation; 10+ people): $10

School Group (K-12 outside of Lake County): $3

Lake County School Group (K-12 and CMC): Free



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GPS Lat/Long: 39.25133N, 106.29381W

UTM: 388357E, 4345471N


Located at 120 W. 9th St, Leadville, CO we are within walking distance of the entire downtown Historic District.

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 HOF Induction Banquet Tickets

2016 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