Cliffs Shaft
Mine Museum & Tours

Dig into our local history

The Cliffs Shaft Mine Museum is open with regular hours from Friday, May 28 through Saturday, September 25, 2021.
Click here to learn more about the museum and tours. 

Tuesday through Saturday
10:30 AM
11:45 AM
1:00 PM
2:15 PM

$12 adults
$6 kids (6-17)

includes entrance to museum


Tuesday- Saturdays
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

$6 museum only


For groups of six or more, please call ahead for arrangements. 
(906) 485-1882


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Forged in Fire 

Cliffs Shaft tours offer the unique experience of visiting a working blacksmith forge.

Local craftsman, David Arbelius, creates handmade items that can be purchased in his shop and in the museum gift shop. 

Mining: An Economic Driver

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Venture Under

Experience the underground C-shaft access tunnel. Miners and equipment passed through the tunnel to the C-shaft lift that went down into the workings of the mine.