Creede Underground Mining Museum

9 FR 503
Creede, CO 81130- Map It
(719) 658-0811

AAA Editor Notes

Creede Underground Mining Museum, .5 mi. n. of jct. SR 149 and Creede Ave., is housed in rooms blasted out of solid rock. Exhibits trace the history of mining from the 19th century to the present. A 30-minute narrated self-guiding audio tour is available. Retired miners lead guided tours, explaining equipment and methods of mining; reservations are required. . Note: The temperature in the cave is 51 degrees Fahrenheit; warm clothing is recommended. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
(including audio tour) $12.50; $6 (ages 60+); $5 (ages 6-12). Guided tour $15. Prices are subject to change; phone ahead for updates.
Hours: Guided tours daily at 10 and 3, late May to mid-Sept. Audio tours Mon.-Fri. 10:30-2:15. Closed major holidays.