Local Area Attractions
World Museum of Mining
The World Museum of Mining is a 44-acre museum in Butte, Montana, preserving and bringing to life more than a century of American history. Explore more than 50 structures, ranging from the 100-foot-high headframe of the Orphan Girl Mine to a re-creation of a mining town,
Montana Tech Mineral Museum
TheThe Mineral Museum is located on the Montana Tech Campus, overlooking the historic mining city of Butte. The Museum exhibits 1,300 specimens from its extensive collection of minerals from Butte, Montana, and worldwide localities.
Highly recommended tour of historic Butte.
Former open pit copper mine, now filled with water to a depth of approximately 1800 ft.