Links and Info

Argo Gold Mine and Mill (tour)
2317 Riverside
Idaho Springs, CO
(303) 567-2421
www.historicargotours.com/

Aspen Hisotrical Society
620 W Bleeker St
Aspen, CO
(970) 925-3721

Bachelor Syracuse Mine (tour)
1222 CR 14
Ouray, CO 
(970) 325-0220 (summer)
(800) 932-6337 (winter)

Clear Creek Mining and Milling Museum
23rd Avenue and Riverside Drive
Idaho Springs, CO 

Country Boy Mine (tour)
542 French Gulch Road
Breckenridge, CO 
(970) 453-4405
http://www.countryboymine.com/contact.html

Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum
16th and Maple St.
Golden, CO
(303) 273-3815
http://www.mines.edu/index_js.shtml

Creede Underground Mining Museum
Forest Service Road 503 #9
Creede, CO
(719) 658-0811
http://www.museumtrail.org/creede

Cripple Creek District Museum
5th and Bennett Avenues, Cripple Creek
(719) 689-2634
http://www.cripple-creek.co.us/ccdm.html

Denver Museum of Nature and Science
2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver
(303) 322-7009
http://www.dmnh.org/

Gilpin County Historical Society Museum
228 E. High Street
Central City, CO 80427
(303) 582-5283
http://www.coloradomuseums.org/gilpin.html

Edgar Mine (tour)
Colorado Blvd. and 8th Street
365 8th Ave.
Idaho Springs
(303) 567-2911
http://www.mines.edu/Academic/mining/edgar_mine.htm

Hard Tack Mine (tour)
Hanson Creek and Engineer Pass Road
(970) 944-2506
http://www.lakecityco.com/lakecityRecreation.html

Hidee Gold Mine (tour, appointment only)
County Road 6, Central City/Blackhawk
(303) 989-2861
http://www.cccmma.com/hidee/hidee.htm

Lafayette Miners Museum
108 E. Simpson Street
Lafayette, CO 80026
(303) 665-7030
http://www.cityoflafayette.com/index.aspx?nid=463

Last Chance Mine (tour)/Last Chance Mine Museum 
Last Chance Mine Rd & Bachelor Loop Rd
Creede, CO 
(719) 568-1059/(719) 238-7959
http://www.lastchancemine.com 

Lebanon Mine (tour) and Georgetown Loop Railroad
1111 Rose Street
Georgetown
1-888-4-LOOP-RR (1-888-456-6777).
http://www.georgetownloop.com/

Lost Mine (tour)
P.O. Box 3
Salida, CO 81201
(719) 221-6463
http://www.salida.com/lostmine

Lowell Thomas Museum
298 Victor Avenue
Victor
(719) 689-5509
http://www.coloradosprings.com/attractions

 

Matchless Mine (tour)
414 W. 7th Street
Leadville
(719) 486-3900
(719) 486-1899
http://www.matchlessmine.com/

Mayflower Mill (tour)
2 miles north of Silverton on Highway 110 County Road 2
(970) 387-0294
http://www.silvertonhistoricalsociety.org

Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (tour)
1 mile north on Highway 67
Cripple Creek
(719) 689-2466
1-888-291-5689 9101
http://goldminetours.com

National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum
120 W. 9th
Leadville
(719) 486-1229
http://www.leadville.com/

Nederland Historical Society and Museum
4th and Bridge Streets
Nederland, Boulder County
(303) 285-3575
http://coloradoprospector.com/

Ouray County Historical Society and Museum
420 Sixth Street
Ouray
(970) 325-4565
(970) 325-4075
http://www.ouraycolorado.com/Ouray+Historical+Museum

Old Hundred Gold Mine (tour)
721 CR 4A
Silverton
(970) 387-5444 or 1-800-872-3009
http://www.minetour.com/

Phoenix Mine (tour)
Idaho Springs
(303) 567-0422
http://www.phoenixgoldmine.com

Smuggler Mine and Compromise Mine Aspen Mountain (tour, reservations required)
110 Smuggler Mt. Road, Aspen
(970) 925-3699
(970) 925-2049

Walsenburg Mining Museum
101 E. 5th Street, Walsenburg
(719) 738-1992

Washington Mine and Lomax Placer (tour)
Washington Mine
465 Illinois Gulch Road
Breckenridge

Lomax Placer (tour)
301 Ski Hill Road
Breckenridge

Summit County Historical Society
(970) 453-9022
http://www.summithistorical.org

Western Museum of Mining and Industry
225 North Gate Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80921
(719) 488-0880 or 1-800-752-6558
http://www.wmmi.org

more information is also available from the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety
1313 Sherman Street, Suite215
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 866-3567