Hours & Admission

In Season: May through October

Hours 
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
Wednesdays through Sundays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mine Tours available at 10:30 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm.:

Admission Rates
Adults: $10.00
Seniors: $8.50
Children 5-17: $5.00
Children under 5: Free
Family Rate: $27 (up to two adults and two or more dependent children)
In season admission includes the underground mine, headframe, train ride (weather permitting), and exhibits galleries.

Off Season: November through April

Hours
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
Wednesday through Fridays: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturdays & Sundays: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Admission Rates
Adults and Seniors: $5.00
Children 5-17: $2:00
Children under 5: Free
Off season admission includes the exhibits galleries only. Group tours of the mine are available by appointment only.

Location & Parking

Physical address for GPS navigational devices: 405 E. Main Street, Platteville, WI 53818

 Street parking is available directly in front of the Museum entrance on Main Street.  Additional parking is available on Virgin Avenue, Pine Street, and Cora Street.

Accessibility

Exhibits in the Mining Museum and Rollo Jamison Museums are wheelchair accessible. There are 90 steps to get into and out of the 1845 Bevans Mine and stairs in the Headframe.  There is a video tour available for those who can’t or choose not to take the stairs into the mine or up in the headframe.

There is a wheelchair available free of charge at the front desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.