Yosemite National Park Sights

California State Mining and Mineral Museum

  • 5005 Fairground Rd. Map It
  • Mariposa

Published 01/28/2016

Fodor's Review

A California State Park since 1999, the museum has displays on gold-rush history including a replica hard-rock mine shaft to walk through, a miniature stamp mill, and a 13-pound chunk of crystallized gold.

Sight Information


5005 Fairground Rd., off Hwy. 49, Mariposa, California, 95338, USA

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Website: www.parks.ca.gov

Sight Details:

  • $4
  • May–Sept., Thurs.–Sun. 10–5; Oct.–Apr., Thurs.–Sun. 10–4

Published 01/28/2016


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