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No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum

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A hidden surprise; worth the drive

I took a tour of Lansford's #9 Coal Mine and came away quite impressed. Being from a family of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael D
Berryville, Virginia, United States
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Interesting tour of history

The tour was very interesting. Our tour guide, Zach knew his stuff. The entire tour was just under... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jill D
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
9 Dock St, Lansford, PA 18232-1202
+1 570-645-7074
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on vacation for a week in the Poconos and were all looking forward to this after seeing all the great reviews. It was a pretty far drive from where we were staying. When we got there on a Wed we couldn't believe the...More

1  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took a tour of Lansford's #9 Coal Mine and came away quite impressed. Being from a family of coal miners, I knew it's history and the history of coal mining in general. The guide certainly did know his stuff. All truthful and sometimes sad...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was very interesting. Our tour guide, Zach knew his stuff. The entire tour was just under an hour and well worth the $10 admission charge. The museum isn't much. It provides some things to look at prior to the tour. We got there...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Pennsylvania and decided to do something on a rainy day which brought us to the number nine coal mine. What an adventure and a great opportunity! We had an awesome tour guide very knowledgeable and answered all questions from all ages! We even...More

Thank icurokruok2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had been wanting to go into a coal mine, not sure what made us pick this one but I'm glad we did. The tour was very informative and we got a special treat because they were celebrating their Anniversary. So in addition to...More

1  Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an underground mine tour. The old coal mining workings are accessed via an enclosed man car pulled by an electric motor into a tunnel leading to the workings. For the more than reasonable fee of $10 for an adult and $6.50 for children...More

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Museum filled with lots of interesting artifacts and photos. Tour guide Zach was very knowledgeable about the mines history and the current mining industry. Worth the stop.

Thank Michele R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a good educational experience about life in a mining town. Our guide was great, he cared about the mine and gave us great information about working and living conditions when the mine was open. no 9 mine is easy to find. There are...More

Thank teresa3000
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We didn't even know about this until another guest at our hotel was making small talk asking where are we from and what are we doing here. Well, I asked the same questions to him. lol He had plans on visiting the coal mine and...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We ended up with two tour guides at the end of the day. They both were both happy to answer questions. Would highly recommend stopping in for the tour.

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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.
Patricia K
13 March 2018|
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.