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Visit the Only Uranium Mining Museum in the World! Experience the atmosphere and learn about the industry. Hours: 9am to 4pm Monday-Saturday Closed Sundays and Holidays Admission Children 0-6 Free Ages 7-17 - $3.00 Ages 18-59 - $5.00 Ages 60...more
All reviews tour guide well worth the stop small town retired miner working underground wealth of information middle of town elevator replica minerals exhibits stories pottery button admission tools insight
Really enjoyed the museum! Learned a lot about the history and technique of uranium mining. The underground, self-guided tour of a (reproduction) uranium mine was great!
Staff was incredibly friendly and a former miner happened to stop by who was a wealth of information and...More
Had stopped in Grants, NM for lunch. Saw the sign and, having the time, stopped in. Welcoming friendly staff. Start with well done movie then headed Underground (via elevator) for a walk through of a section of “the world’s largest uranium mine”. Be sure to...More
My friend and I went to that Mining Museum after reading about it on Google. The museum is very well-kept, the exhibits are interesting and the best part was getting to actually go into the min my friend and I went to the mining museum...More
I was welcomed by a friendly staff member who explained shortly what the visit consisted in. So I took the elevator down to the mine, but there is not much to see - in 20 minutes you have seen everything there is. There are some...More
Weather was kinda gloomy so we went here - not disappointed. Learned about the uranium mining that dominated the area - but now gone. Info was supplied by retired miners - explaining the tools, items needed to extract the uranium. Nice find in the area.
The host of the Museum actually worked there when it was an active mine. His insight and comments really made it all very real. All the exhibits were very interesting. To see how the miners worked and walk through a sample of the tunnels they...More
This was an interesting stop we made when staying in Grants. It is a nice location in the middle of town with the park nearby. It is very affordable(only $5 for adults at this time). Stone was working when we visited and he was a...More
I cannot recall the price but others quote $3 which seems about right. It was inexpensive and worth the visit underground. I hope 'Jack' is on duty when you go. He is a mine of information - if you will forgive the pun. .