The tour guides lead you 100 feet into the Orphan Girl Mine to see the original shaft station. It has one of the few exposed veins in North America that can be seen by the…
- Senior Age 65+
- Youth Age 5-17
- Toddler Age 4 and under
- Member Must have current member ID
Take the same steps miners took while starting and ending their shifts at the Orphan Girl. Enter the dry, the original engine room and walk the sheets.
Tour occupancy is limited to 8 in order to maintain proper social distancing. Toddlers or infants are included in this count.
This tour is for those who do not wish to go underground or that have children under the age of 5. Most of this tour is covered on the 100 ft Underground tour.
Guided tours offered Tuesday – Saturday.
General admission included in purchase of Mine Yard Tour ticket. Guests have the opportunity to explore the 22+ acres of Museum prior to or after their scheduled tour time.
Guests will walk on gravel throughout much of the tour as it is 95% outdoors.
Face coverings are required on the tour for all those age 2 and above.
Private tours are available. Call 406-723-7211 for details on private tours.