Tours & Receptions

Tours

Self-guided visits are always free. You can enhance your visit by downloading our Audio Guide, or by booking a guided tour.

Guided Tours

The Museum offers paid guided tours for groups of 15 people or less. For groups larger than 15 people, please email museumevents@mines.edu.

Paid tours may be scheduled during business hours Monday through Saturday beginning at 10:00AM with the last available tour time at 3:00PM.  Tours must be booked and confirmed by Museum Staff at least one week in advance.

 

Guided Tour Details

  • 60 minutes
  • 4 person minimum, 15 person maximum
  • $13/adult, $7/seniors, $5/child

BOOKING

A Museum staff member will reach out to you by phone or email to confirm your reservation and accept payment.  If paying by check, please make out to Mines Museum.

Book a Tour

Bob Weimer Geology Trail

Printed brochures are available at the front desk for self-guided tours.  We do not currently offer guided trail tours.

VIP TOURS

Behind the scenes and after-hours tours for special groups and fundraisers may be scheduled at the discretion of the Museum Director.  Additional fees apply.

Please inquire at museumevents@mines.edu

SPECIAL EVENTS & MEETINGS

  • The museum is available for rent for a fee OUTSIDE of normal operating hours.
  • Currently, we cannot offer seated dinners at the Museum due to space constraints.
  • We can accommodate receptions for up to 300 people.
  • Special lighting, sound, and/or technology available upon request (fees may apply).
  • The conference room across the hall from the Museum can also be reserved, and seats up to 40 people.
  • Please review our Events Policies here
  • A suggested table layout is provided here to help visualize the space

Please submit special event requests to museumevents@mines.edu