Sierra Silver Mine Tour

420 Fifth St.
Wallace, ID 83873- Map It
Phone: (208) 752-5151

AAA Editor Notes

Sierra Silver Mine Tour, at the corner of Fifth and Bank sts., takes visitors into an underground mine where they can view exhibits, equipment in operation and techniques used in hard-rock silver mining. Retired miners conduct the 75-minute guided tour, which includes a ride through town aboard a vintage-style trolley and anecdotes about the mining days. Costumed characters from local history lead a 50-minute tour to Burke, a nearby ghost town.</br></br>
Mine tour $15; $13 (ages 60+); $8.50 (ages 4-16); $47 (family, two adults and children). Trolley ride only $6. Ghost town tour $10; $6 (ages 4-16).
Hours: Mine tours depart every 30 minutes daily 10-4, June-Aug.; 10-2 in May and Sept. Ghost town tours depart Wed.-Sat. on the hour 10-4, July-Aug. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.