New Almaden Quicksilver Mine, San Jose

4.7
#5 of 8 in Historic Sites in San Jose
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • There are many trails in the Almaden Quicksilver area. I assume this is the Hacienda Entrance. You’ll find a large parking lot and while there are facilities, they were locked the day we were... 
    There are many trails in the Almaden Quicksilver area. I assume this is the Hacienda Entrance. You’ll find a large parking lot and while there are facilities, they were locked the day we were...  more »
  • We enjoyed exploring the New Almaden Quicksilver Mine. They have a guide book to point out the features for the walk. They also have a variety of mining equipment on display. This was the area of... 
    We enjoyed exploring the New Almaden Quicksilver Mine. They have a guide book to point out the features for the walk. They also have a variety of mining equipment on display. This was the area of...  more »
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  • Super informative, and free -- if you can get there the few times it's open each week. The docents are terrific, and loaded with facts as well.
  • Informative, and interesting historical place explaining mercury mining and the role it playing for about a century.

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