Kentucky Mine Museum, Sierra City

4.7
#469 of 848 in Museums in California
The Kentucky Mine offers you and your family a unique opportunity to experience the sights of a Gold Mine and Stamp Mill!!

Your visit to the Kentucky Mine will include:

Guided walking tour including entrance to the original Gold Mine and and Up-Close demonstration of California's last original operable gold-ore crushing stamp mill.

A visit to the Mine Museum, gift shop and bookstore

Free picnic facilities.
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4.7
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  • This is a pretty small museum that tells the local history of Sierra City, about its mining past. The best part here is Dianne, the curator, who also happens to be a member of the local historical soc...  more »
  • This is a fascinating large stamp mill in great shape, as well as associated museum etc. Tour guide was extremely knowledgeable.  more »
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  • We enjoyed this immensely, is was both informative and interactive. The tour was conducted with enthusiasm, humour, and attention to detail. Our guide was only too happy to tackle our queries. Excellent value for money, a highlight of our trip the area.
  • Very interesting tour. A real slice of history. Worth a stop.

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