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“I love history!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Last Chance Mining Museum

Last Chance Mining Museum
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Juneau Super Saver: Gold Panning and Salmon Bake
Ranked #38 of 79 things to do in Juneau
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: A collection of artifacts in a building original to the era that explores the history of the region's mining industry. Visit does not include entering a mine. Attraction open seasonally, mid-May to late Sept. on a split schedule: 9:30-12:30 and 3:30-6:30. Cash only.
Manistee, Michigan
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“I love history!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2013

This was a very cool piece of history. The museum had a very nice man answering questions and taking the time to tell us stories and his experiences over the years. Amazing to think the people did all that so many decades ago!

Visited June 2013
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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“The best thing about this was the woman behind the counter!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2013

We learned more from the woman who worked there than anything else! Not many people go here. My family was the only one there at the time and my husband and son got a one on one history lesson for about half an hour and loved it. The museum is one big room. Not everything is labeled.

Visited June 2013
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Carmel, Indiana
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79 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Needs a little work”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2013

The walk is to the mine was lovely. The people were very knowledgeable and gave us a nice talk. I felt the displays need to be better labeled. I had no idea what some of the things were. Would have like to have seen more displays of the mining industry in the 30's. Perhaps some displays that miners and conditions.

Visited May 2013
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1 Thank linda c
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Juneau AK
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33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“A piece of mining and Juneau history”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2013

We always take or send visitors here. Last time I was up it was staffed by volunteers, so check hours. It's just around a corner from downtown Juneau but instntly puts you in another world. It offers many historical items and exhibits.

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Juneau, Alaska, United States
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“mine views from Juneaus Past”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2012

This is an ok visit to self described , half underground, Juneau's past hard - rock mining scene. An old adit put with the past mining scenes with a live demonstration of drills and techniques

Visited July 2012
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Thank Daniel G
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