Tours and Tickets
Hours and Admission
In Season: May through October
Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10 AM - 5 PM
Guided Mine Tours run at set times:
- 10:30 a.m.
- 12:00 p.m.
- 1:30 p.m.
- 3:00 p.m.
Ages 13+: $12.00
Seniors 65+: $10
Youth 5-12: $6
Children under 5: $3
UW-Platteville Students: $1
In season admission includes a self-guided tour of interior and exterior exhibit galleries, a guided Mine Tour, and train ride (weather permitting).
Off Season: November through April
Closed except for seasonal programs.
Become a member!
Annual Membership Benefits:
- Unlimited FREE admission to museum galleries and grounds
- Unlimited FREE guided Mine Tours (May-October)
- Unlimited FREE Train Rides (May-October)
- Invitations to FREE member events such as the Autumn Friends Annual Program & Meeting
- 10% discount in the Museum Store
- Museums Newsletter and email updates
- Recognition in Newsletter
Blue Star Museums
Free Admission for Active-Duty Military Personnel
Armed Forces Day - Labor Day
May 3 - September 4 (2023)
Museums for All
$1 Admission for EBT Card Holders (includes up to 4 family members)
During regular Tour-Season (May-October)
Through Museums for All, we’re partnering with museums across the country to make sure everyone can experience the best museums have to offer. If you have an SNAP EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) card, called a FoodShare QUEST Card in Wisconsin, or a WIC card, simply show it when you arrive to receive our lowest-priced admission.
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In Season: May - October
Open Wednesday - Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Guided Mine Tours: 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.
Off Season: November - April
Closed Except for Seasonal Programs