Ponderosa Mine Tour, Virginia City

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  • September 27, 2017
    A terrific tour into the mine in the back of the Ponderosa Saloon - Easy to get too, lots of fun and fascinating facts. Pick up a discount ticket at the Visitor center a few steps down the street. Don...  more »
  • September 11, 2017
    This was an interesting and well done mine tour. It wasn't long but you did get a lot of information. If you are tall you can wear a hard hat but it is not required. At one point in the tour they do t...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Very touristy, but fun. Our guide was an older gentleman who told some great stories. It's dark and dank inside but fascinating to see how people worked under these conditions. If you're claustrophobi...  more »
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  • December 31, 2016
    Too short. Only goes a little far. Good history lesson, but other mines worth more for the money. Not too expensive though. Only $7 per adult.
  • May 16, 2017
    Come inside the mine an see, I came here few times, a very interresting tour.
  • June 4, 2016
    Great place to see. They take you in an actual mine and show you how they mined for gold. Very educational. The tour guide was pretty nice and relatable. If you have a bad back or are claustrophobic I wouldn't recommend it.
  • June 5, 2016
    Very educational. My family loved it & all the history.
  • September 11, 2016
    Loved it just a little snug

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