This Trip Through An Old Mine In Montana Will Take You Back In Time

Montana has a rich mining history, especially the Butte area. In fact, Butte was once known worldwide as the Richest Hill on Earth. And while those days are over, what remains in Butte is a unique community with a core group of people who share the same camaraderie of the mining days… that, and the World Museum of Mining. You’ll want to tour this old mine in Montana.

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The World Museum of Mining is a must-see for any Montanan who’s interested in our state history. And while you’re at it, check out some of the Treasure State’s most bizarre attractions.