Black Hills Mining Museum

323 W Main Street
Lead, SD

Due to COVID – this attraction will not be open for the summer of 2020


Welcome to the Black Hills Mining Museum, located in the mile-high city of Lead. Our non-profit educational corporation is dedicated to the preservation of the rich mining heritage of the Black Hills of South Dakota. We invite you to visit us and enjoy our numerous exhibits and activities. For more than a century, gold mining had been the #1 industry in Lead and in the Northern Black Hills. Today that mining heritage is cleverly depicted as an educational and fun family approved attraction.

Hours of Operation:

May – September

Guided Tours, Gold Panning, & Museum Available

Monday-Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday 12:00pm-4:00pm

Black Hills Mining Museum Deals

Save $1 off Adult Guided Tour and Senior Guided Tour…

$2 off Adult; $1 off Child