Grants, New Mexico
The New Mexico Mining Museum is different than other mining museums, because this old mine actually used to extract uranium out of the ground. Because of this, this museum is the ONLY Uranium museum in the entire world, and definitely something you don’t want to miss while in Grants. Although it is only a few dollars to enter, once inside you will experience a mining museum like no other. One awesome fact about this museum is that a lot of the tour guides once used to be miners, some of them even at this exact mine. This is how you know the knowledge you are seeking with be the utmost truth. On top of the mine, is a museum full of pottery that dates back centuries, which only means there is one more reason to stop here and check the place out.