Take The Kids: Mineral Discovery Center & Mission Mine Tour
Looking for interesting and educational things to do with your kids or grandkids. The Mineral Discovery Center & Mission Mine Tour is one of the most fascinating attractions in Southern Arizona. It is only about a 15 minute drive south of Tucson and most of this adventure is air conditioned.
During the summer, the Mineral Discovery Center is open Tuesdays – Saturdays. However, the mine tours are on Saturdays only: currently 9:30AM; 11:00AM; 12:30PM; 2:00PM and 3:30PM. Adults: $9; Children 5 to 12: $6.
Mine Tour Sign
Mine Tour Sign w Picnic Tables
Haul Truck 170
Kinderclass in tire
Gift Shop Wide
Tunnel to Exhibits
Mineral Samples for Sale
Van Side View
ASARCO Aerial Close
Copper Processing 02
For More information about Things to do along the I-19 Corridor, South of Tucson visit our page, South on the I-19 Corridor
This article has been KID APPROVED. For more interesting ideas of Things to do with kids, some of the not very expensive, please see our page, “Things to do in Tucson with KIDS”