The Premier Showcase of American Mining


Volunteer with us!


Sarah, 2015 Intern, adjusts lighting in the Frost Exhibit.

Interested in a career in museums, geology, or history, or looking for a meaningful opportunity to help a local nonprofit?  We need volunteers year-round for various projects including our annual Wine at the Mine every February, Boom Days Family Day every August, museum tours, and a variety of other tasks.  We'd love to have you!

Check out an intern's blog to learn more about what it's like to work at the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum. 


Contact us today for more information!







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