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Two Exciting New Exhibits at WMMI

Presented by Western Museum of Mining & Industry at Western Museum of Mining and Industry, Colorado Springs CO

Feb 26 2021
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Aug 31 2021
Two Exciting New Exhibits at WMMI presented by Western Museum of Mining & Industry at Western Museum of Mining and Industry, Colorado Springs CO

To Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Colorado Springs, the Mining Museum presents “The Mining Heritage of Colorado Springs” and a new interactive map exhibit, “Mining in America!”

“Mining Heritage of Colorado Springs” highlights the operations of the coal industry in and around Colorado Springs; gold ore processing mills to the west of the city; and railroads that serviced the mining industries. Explore the legacy of Winfield Scott Stratton, and the El Pomar origins. See the mansions and famous structures of the Cripple Creek and railroad millionaires. Coal related artifacts and gold ore complete the exhibit.

“Mining in America:” This interactive map of the United States features 27 mining sites. Click on each to learn of their impact, their history and their current status. See the importance of mining to the growth of America and discover why the related industries and towns grew around these mining sites.

ADMISSION INFO

Tickets are available online or in person.

  • Members are free
  • Adults: $11
  • Military/AAA: $10
  • Seniors 60+: $9
  • Students 13+: $8
  • Children 4-12: $6
  • Children under 3: Free

Contact: (719) 488-0880

Email: info@wmmi.org

    Official Website

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • May 19, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 21, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 22, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 24, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • May 26, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 28, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 29, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 31, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 2, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 4, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 5, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 7, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 9, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 11, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 12, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 14, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 16, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 18, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 19, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 21, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 23, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 25, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 26, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 28, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 30, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 2, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 3, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 5, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jul 7, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 9, 2021 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)

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Additional time info:

Thursday, February 25 is our Members/Media Pre-Launch day. If you would like to be included, please contact Jackie Walls at info@wmmi.org.  Covid-19 regulations are being followed, please be sure to bring your mask.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Western Museum of Mining and Industry

225 North Gate Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80921

Google Map of 225 North Gate Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80921

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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Dates and Times

Wed, May 19, 2021

9:00 am at Western Museum of Mining and Industry

Fri, May 21, 2021

9:00 am at Western Museum of Mining and Industry

Sat, May 22, 2021

9:00 am at Western Museum of Mining and Industry

Mon, May 24, 2021

9:00 am at Western Museum of Mining and Industry

Wed, May 26, 2021

9:00 am at Western Museum of Mining and Industry

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