What to Know

Age Limit Enforced

Due to mine safety regulations, Strataca cannot allow children under the age of four (4) years old to go underground.

Hours of Operation


9am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
1pm - 5pm

Visitor Check‑In

Visitors must check in 10-15 minutes prior to their reserved tour time or next available departure. Allow at least two (2) hours underground for your visit. Final tour of the day always departs 2 hours prior to closing. See special hours under Tickets.

The Latest from the Underground

Miners Muck

LaBerta Hopping Remembers a 1932 Underground Visit

September 17th, 2014

We met LaBerta Hopping at the Kansas State Fair. She told us about being in the mine a few decades ago! LaBerta shared: “I was down in the mine in 1932….I was 6 or 8 years old I think….I know I wasn’t very old. It was a school trip. The elevator seemed scary. It was … Read More


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