Get a sneak peek at the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum! Check out our virtual exhibits to learn the importance of minerals and mining.
Mineral of the Past/Future: Did you know that the average American uses 1,800 pounds of copper in their lifetime? Learn more about this fascinating metal in this bilingual English / Spanish exhibit.
Get a birds-eye view of mining sites with photos by the late F.E. “Bill” Dubois, a mining inspector and private pilot.
Learn how gold has sent ships across the world, backed countless wars, drawn thousands westward, and been a real asset in an increasingly abstract economy.
Click the arrows in this painting of Leadville’s California Gulch to learn the stories of colorful characters from the Silver Rush heyday.
What’s it really like to work in a mine? Watch these videos of Leadville miners to hear their stories firsthand.d