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Sep
14
Thursday
Sep
14
Thu
New Exhibit at WMMI!Arts :: Exhibits also Arts :: Museum Events
New Exhibit at WMMI!
6:00 PM
Western Museum of Mining & Industry
Description:
"The Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County, New Mexico"

The Western Museum of Mining & Industry's new special exhibit, utilizes photography with geological samples and information to document all the districts of the historical mining landscape of Grant County, New Mexico.

The exhibit will open 6:00 pm Thursday, September 14th and will be available during normal museum hours (Monday-Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm) until Saturday December 9, 2017.

Why is the history of mining worth preserving in Grant County? Mining is the reason for the existence of Silver City; furthermore mining has always been part of Grant County!

Years of photography and geology training and experience are behind the creation of this body of work.

It is meant to preserve history for others to contemplate, to understand, to enjoy and to be inspired by!
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Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Western Museum of Mining & Industry
Address: 225 North Gate Blvd Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Phone: 7194880880

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