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Carissa Mine & Mill Tours

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Name: Carissa Mine & Mill Tours
Date: August 23, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM MDT
Event Description:
Tour one of the most authentic mining facilities in the nation.  The historic Carissa mine and mill has been restored by the State of Wyoming, to bring it back like it was in its final year, 1953.  Working equipment from the time, has now been restored and operates like it did over 50 years ago.  Guided tours are limited to the first 20 people who sign up each day, so call and make reservations.  This is a great exhibit and display so make it one of your outings and before or after the tour, enjoy the Historic Town of South Pass City and the many miles of trails at this Wyoming State Historic Site.
South Pass City Wyoming State Historic Site, South Pass City Wyoming
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sundays from the end of May to Labor Day in September.  Tours begin at 2:00 pm and goes for an 1-1/2 to 2 hours.. South Pass City is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every day from May to the end of September.
Contact Information:
For Information call 307-332-3684 and to make reservation for the Carissa Tour or go on line to
Wyoming State Park entrance fee is charged for South Pass City, the trails at South Pass City State Histoic Site and the Carissa Mine and Mill Tour.  $4:00 for Non-Wyoming Residents, $2:00 for Wyoming Residents and 18 & under are free.