Hibbing Taconite Active Mine Tours
THIS TOUR HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED. PLEASE CONTACT 218-749-8161 FOR UPDATES ON POSSIBLE ALTERNATIVES. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS DISAPPOINTMENT! Join the Hibbing Taconite bus tours this summer, Thursdays June 30 through August 11. See a working mine, and experience the vastness of this operation from inside the property. Tours depart from Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm at 1 p.m., where visitors don hard hats and safety glasses. Participants will disembark from the bus at an observation area within the mine. Tour lasts approximately two hours. Expect to get a little dusty! Sorry, no photography while touring.
Tours are recommended for children 12 and older. Kids age 10 or 11 may be included at bus driver’s discretion. Cost is $13 per person and includes admission to Minnesota Discovery Center, the Museum of the Iron Range. Reservations are recommended for the taconite mine tour. Please call 218-254-7959 to reserve space and click here for additional information.