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Wallace Mining Museum, Wallace

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  • August 14, 2017
    This is an excellent museum with cool exhibits including authentic mining gear. I liked that there were good written descriptions generously spread throughout.  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    There is a tremendous amount of information packed into a relatively small museum. The 6 kids with us even had fun doing a scavenger hunt through the museum which really helped them identify things an...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    From the trolley ride out to the mine to the tour guide for the mine it was enjoyable and fun. Very informative. Would definitely recommend this!  more »
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  • June 30, 2017
    Excellent tour by a miner with a wealth of knowledge of the mine and mining operations.
  • October 13, 2016
    The staff here are friendly and welcoming. The museum itself is quite small, but there's so much to learn about and see. My kids absolutely loved the scavenger hunt the staff gave them. It really got them to take an interest in the descriptions of all the items and what purpose they served. The motion sensor exhibit was quite neat and lent itself to immersing visitors in the "mining experience." My grandpa bought me some vials of gold and silver as well as some ash when I was young. I always treasured these, and now my kids have had the same special experience. They proudly display their vials on their shelf at home and talk about the museum from time to time.
  • January 12, 2017
    This is a wealth of history. I can't wait to spend more time in here.
  • July 16, 2016
    Loved it

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