​Prospect for Herkimer Diamonds!

​​Schedule & Hours

​Herkimer Diamond Mines 
2019 Season: April 12th - November 1st

​​​Hours of Operation: 
Miners' Village​
 - Village Hall (Registration) & Prospecting Area:​
   ​Open ​9:00am - ​​​5:00pm daily

​  - Trading Post (Retail Store):
April 12th - June 30th - Open 9:00am - ​​5:00pm daily
​July 1st - September 3rd - Open 9:00am - ​​​6:00pm daily
September 4th - Nov​. 1st - Open 9:00am - ​​5:00pm daily

​Admission & Rates

Prospecting ​in the Mines  

$14.00 per person for ages 13 and up
$12.00 per person for ages 5 to 12
-Free for children 4 and under

Your Admission Includes: 
An all day prospecting wristband ticket, use of a rock hammer, zip lock bags, and mining information. (Goggles are recommended and available for purchase.)

​Sluice Mining

​​In addition to prospecting in the mines, we also offer sluice mining, which is popular with miners of all ages. ​Purchase ​a special bag and head to the Sluice to start screening. ​Each bag is filled with treasures waiting to be discovered.

​Sluice Mining Rates
Fossil Bag - $13.00 each bag
Gemstone Bag - $13.00 each bag
Herkimer Diamond Dirt Bag - $13.00 each bag
Mega Mine Bucket - $75.00 each bucket

​Build and Wear, Build ​to Share!

​​​After you collect your Herkimer Diamonds, create beautiful custom jewelry that is just your style! At our "Build and Share"​ Herkimer Diamond Activity Center, you can choose from a variety of jewelry making accessories to make your masterpiece!

​​Diamond Activity Rates
prices vary based on options selected