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Hard Tack Mine Tours & Museum, Lake City

(4.3/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
The Hard Tack Mine brings the unique history of mining to life. Join us for underground mine tours, exhibits packed with mining history and machinery and a fantastic underground gift shop brimming with treasures.
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  • The Hard Tack has been a staple of the area for many years. A former silver mine, the tour is all on one level -no elevators or stairs- and easily navigated by young and old alike. Those who aren't fo...  more »
  • We visited the mine because a friend told us the guide was really good - and he was! The displays were interesting and the guide had fun stories to tell - he was really able to answer the questions. O...  more »
  • It was a lot of fun going into a mine and learning how awful the working conditions were for the miners. The tour guide was quite knowledgeable and took the time to answer every question asked. The gi...  more »