The Mining and Rollo Jamison Museums pursues excellence in regional and mining history.  We are located at the eastern end of Platteville’s Historic District. Visit us to tour of the 1845 Bevans Lean Mine, ride in a 1931 mine train (weather permitting), and learn about the local history of Platteville and lead and zinc mining of the Upper Mississippi Valley.


The Mining and Rollo Jamison Museums are managed by the City of Platteville's Museum Department.  

405 E. Main St./P.O. Box 780
Platteville, WI  53818
(608) 348-3301
museums@platteville.org