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No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum

9 Dock St, Lansford, PA 18232-1202
+1 570-645-7074
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Hidden Gem

$10, over an hour, fantastic history, not just an everyday experience. What more can I say? Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terry G
via mobile
Wonderful tour.

Zack was really nice, patient and informative. My 7 year old son had a blast. I want to say thank... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jen K
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We Are Pet-Friendly And Fun For All Ages, So Let Us Turn Back The Hands Of Time And Take you To Where Coalmineing History Beings
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tour guide” (32 reviews)
“bring a jacket” (11 reviews)
“walking tour” (9 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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9 Dock St, Lansford, PA 18232-1202
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+1 570-645-7074
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"great tour"
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"light jacket"
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"great grandfather"
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"jim thorpe"
in 16 reviews
"unique experience"
in 5 reviews
"a bit off the beaten path"
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"train ride"
in 11 reviews
"on display"
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"wear comfortable shoes"
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"year olds"
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"worth the trip"
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"small train"
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"these men"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$10, over an hour, fantastic history, not just an everyday experience. What more can I say? Our only downside was Carmen our guide. He tried a little too hard and was a little juvenile. A mine tour may not seem like much but it over...More

Thank Terry G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Zack was really nice, patient and informative. My 7 year old son had a blast. I want to say thank you to Mr. Zack again.

Thank Jen K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bought tickets for the 12pm tour which didn’t end up getting started until 12:35. The ride down to the mine in a small train was neat, and the mine itself was nice to see. As others have mentioned, it’s definitely chilly (~50 degrees) so...More

Thank BCNY100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic tour! Well worth the $10 ticket. I was fortunate to have Dave as the tour guide. He was very good! The ride in and out of the mine is the best part!

Thank retiredoldtraveler
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mine was on our list to visit, we got a late start and with traffic got there later than we wanted to.. the last tour is at 3:00 we just missed it.. but they were kind enough to let us come and see this...More

2  Thank Rebecca C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Touring the mine was a great experience! I have toured other mines, but I really understood the mining process on this tour because the employees were so knowledgeable, interested, and able to effectively communicate. We spent about an hour and a half inside the mine....More

Thank Stephen B
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Israel G, General Manager at No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the great review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your visit here. We do our best to make sure everyone has a great experience here at No. 9!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A young man name stan was out guide i love it we have two kids under 7 and he went above and beyond to make sure the kids had a good time as well je even played pretend with them! Our kids wanted to go...More

2  Thank amber33120
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Everyone should take their children to see how things once were. Larry our guide was very informative and entertaining not kidding about the jacket you will want one. Great way to cool off on a hot day. Even us older folks learned a thing or...More

Thank Mark5372
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The tour and the museum are not huge, but packed with information, so be sure to give yourself enough time. We did it in conjunction with a bike trip on the Lehigh Gorge trail, and wished we had planned more time for the tour. The...More

1  Thank Jopacca
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The coal mine is very informative and the tour guides are very knowledgeable. I brought a 6 and 3 year old to visit. The 6 year old was ok but it didn't hold the 3 year olds attention and it is a group tour so...More

1  Thank JCNJ80
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cherryiice
6 July 2018|
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Response from Jopacca | Reviewed this property |
As most of it is under cover, I think it would be a good rainy day activity.
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Patricia K
13 March 2018|
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Response from Israel G | Property representative |
Hello,Yes We 2nd week Of April. 2018.Please Visit Our Website For Upcoming Events at The No.9 Mine And Museum.
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