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Dells Mining Co.

1480 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-8445
+1 608-253-7002
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Great time

Lots of options for all price ranges, buckets from $15-$120. Family with nine and one year old... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brandy M
via mobile
Cool experience

I went with a four year old girl and she loved it. It is a bit pricey but the gems she found were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katina H
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
via mobile
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1480 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-8445
+1 608-253-7002
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lots of options for all price ranges, buckets from $15-$120. Family with nine and one year old both had a great time. Staff was great with explaining everything. If more time allowed, we would have went back! Cant wait to visit again. Gift shop, food...More

Thank Brandy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with a four year old girl and she loved it. It is a bit pricey but the gems she found were really neat. After she did the mining a worker sat down and talked to her about the gems she found. This is...More

Thank Katina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to other Mining establishments and they were much more fun than this one. The buckets are way too, uh, "rehearsed". We like to have an adventure when "mining". Is it gravel? Is it a Ruby? Here, the bucket was mostly sand. There's...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our small children 4 and 9 because my daughter loves rocks. We found this to be really fun. We panned for our gems and at the end the lady was able to show and tell us all about the gems we found. We...More

Thank Jes3ka88
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Yes, it's touristy and a bit understaffed, but it was great fun. Staff explained the process thoroughly and clearly and we loved the "mining" experience and our finds. We did a family bucket between three people, and there was plenty to go around.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 25 February 2017

If you like gemstones this place is for you. Lots of jewelry is for sale but the best part is prospecting for your own. You are given several choices of buckets between $15-100 and you dump the contents into a screen and pan for gems...More

2  Thank Darren W
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This place was so much fun! We got the $60 bucket for the 3 of us. The buckets range in size and value of what you find from $15- $135. There is a genuine polished gemstone in every bucket which was so cool to find!...More

1  Thank Monica A
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Ok, this is NOT cheap...but omg SO fun! 12 year old girl & 7 year old boy...3 buckets 3 hours = AMAZING time The green bucket is expensive but GO FOR IT...really cool stuff in there. Kids and I talked for 2 full hours about...More

4  Thank Dions4
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Kids had fun "mining" for gems. People there tho are typical sales people and we're kind of pushy about what to get or buy and hen you have small kids they are easily influenced so it was frustrating that way. Plus even after parents say...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 3 August 2016

fun for whole family, have done it several times and every time is different, you never know what gems you will get...element of suprise makes it fun

2  Thank pokerjunkie66
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