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100 N. Iron Avenue Grants-Milan

Opened: 1986 The mission of the New Mexico Mining Museum is to preserve the rich historical legacy of mining and the related culture of the Northwest Region in New Mexico, and to promote its significant mining heritage by bringing together people of all walks to work together in camaraderie and spirit in this hard and often dangerous task. New Mexico has always been a mining state where its minerals have been extracted by hard working individuals for the security and betterment of mankind. The New Mexico Mining Museum recognizes its past and present local miners in appreciation of their sacrifices as heroes of our Mining Industry and to be remembered therein.