California State Mining And Mineral Museum60 Votes Currently Open
Located in the Mariposa Fairgrounds of the city, the California State Mining and Mineral Museum is one of the most popular attractions in the city and well frequented by a large number of visitors. Here you will find many displays related to the California State Mineral Collection that will intrigue you and help you get a better understating about the subject. The entire museum was basically established in 1880 by California State Legislature and is home to more than 13000 artefacts and specimen. Its wide collection includes Bentonite, meteorites, historical artefacts, old working stamp mill models and more! Although can be visited on your own, the best way to explore the place is to go for a guided tour where a knowledgeable individual will update you on its history, evolution and latest findings and make you learn its importance. Get a fascinating glimpse of California’s mineral wealth, colourful mining history and geologic diversity, at the California State Mining & Mineral Museum. There are free offers for children and youth group as well!
Entrance Ticket Details For California State Mining And Mineral Museum
- Adult : 4 USD
- Free for children under 13 years.
How to Reach California State Mining And Mineral Museum
- Bus Station : Midtown Mariposa
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