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We had finished our jeep trail for the day and had some time to kill so we stopped at the Mayflower Mine. It was the best decision! It was extremely interesting to learn about the "milling" part of a mining operation! I was clueless about the process and I learned alot! My…
My mother and I attended the Mill Tour during our stay! We love history and this was a fantastic place to learn more about it. Each station has descriptions of the equipment and process in which it was used. Some stations are interactive to see how equipment worked. Freddie (the…
fun place that is self-guided. Ask at the desk, where you pay to tour the facility, which direction to start. We did the tour backwards and still enjoyed it.
Fascinating self-guided/paced tour! Several stations involve pushing buttons to see the old equipment work. Lots to read and a docent to answer questions (but he isn't with you during the tour). Highly recommend for families with kids 10+ years old. $10 a person admission is…
This was a self guided tour for the most part. The mill looks untouched from the day operations stopped in the early 90s. It was interesting to see the machinery. There is a video at the end that explains the history of everything. There should be more signs on the tour telling…