Join Nathalie Brandes on a journey to the distant past and the ancient roots of the mining industry. The story begins with the earliest mines in the Paleolithic (Old Stone Age) that provided people with chert and mineral pigments. This presentation progresses into the Copper Age, Bronze Age, an
Take a tour of the historic Quincy Smelting Works, the last facility of its type left in existence. Tour nine different buildingsassociated with the smelting of copper. Tour are offered Monday through Saturday at 11:00 am, 12:00pm, 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm. Adults $10.00, Children 6-12 $5.00, 5 and
The Quincy Mine is now open daily, 9:30a-5:00p, starting June 1st, until October 19th. We will be open for all holidays during this time, including Memorial Day (May 27th). We hope you will join us at the Quincy Mine soon!
When you get off the cog rail tram your underground guide will drive you through the adit (horizontal mine entrance) nearly one-half mile straight into the side of the hill. The adit is approximately 15 feet high and 15 feet wide. On the way to the No.