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Mine Day

Mine Day commemorates 45th anniversary of the re-opening of the Bevans Mine in 1976. It is a celebration of the pioneering spirit of ingenuity, inquiry, enterprise and development that shaped the mining district as well as our Museum. Join us for a day of earth science and industrial crafts fun and festivities. Enjoy a talk and …

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Pick & Gad Picnic

We want to celebrate our volunteers and donors in honor of the Museums’ trifecta of anniversaries: the 50th of the completion of the Mining Museum, the 45th of the opening of the Bevans Mine, and the 40th of the Rollo Jamison Museum. Join us for a picnic in the Museums’ backyard, special small group tours …

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Fall Community Free Day

Fall Community Free Day Celebrate with us! This year the Museums are commemorating three milestone anniversaries – the 50th of the completion of the Mining Museum, the 45th of the opening of the Bevans Mine, and the 40th of the Rollo Jamison Museums! To thank the citizens of Platteville for their continued support, The Mining …

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In Season: May - October | Open Daily | 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

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