Big Thunder Gold Mine - Keystone, SD Schedule

Exclusive Online Offer: Family Pass Available
(Must purchase in advance online or toll-free at 1-800-987-9852)
604 Blair St Keystone, SD 57751
1-800-987-9852  
Big Thunder Gold Mine - Keystone, SD Schedule
Detail The tour lasts about an hour. Most people spend about an hour panning and an hour at the museum.
Detail The price of each ticket will also include access to the museum.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Handicap Accessible
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
Detail Gift Shop On-site
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Flexible Dates. Attend Any Day.
Daily Ticket Options
Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour
Enjoy admission to the Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour for the chance to explore an authentic gold mine and try your hand at mining.
Big Thunder Gold Mine Gold Panning
With the Gold Panning option, you'll be able to experience your own historic adventure by panning for gold in the stream. You will be given a lesson on the correct techniques and you may even strike it rich - and you're guaranteed to find gold! This is a unique experience the whole family can enjoy.
Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour and Gold Panning
Enjoy admission to the Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour for the chance to explore an authentic gold mine and try your hand at mining. Then pan for gold for a complete experience that will first introduce you to the world of mining and then experience it for yourself.
Add a stop by the Big Thunder Gold Mine to any Greater Mount Rushmore vacation package for a participatory time of exploration on your next getaway. This once functional gold mine is now open to the public for tours. Come learn of the life and working conditions of miners scurrying to strike it rich, and even get the chance to try panning for gold yourself. Experience the rush of gold fever during your next vacation to the Greater Mount Rushmore area with the Big Thunder Gold Mine.
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Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour:
Enjoy admission to the Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour for the chance to explore an authentic gold mine and try your hand at mining.
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With the Gold Panning option, you'll be able to experience your own historic adventure by panning for gold in the stream. You will be given a lesson on the correct techniques and you may even strike it rich - and you're guaranteed to find gold! This is a unique experience the whole family can enjoy.
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Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour and Gold Panning:
Enjoy admission to the Big Thunder Gold Mine Tour for the chance to explore an authentic gold mine and try your hand at mining. Then pan for gold for a complete experience that will first introduce you to the world of mining and then experience it for yourself.
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