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DIGS: - "CAN YOU DIG IT?"

Can YOU dig it?  Yes, you can in Marion, Ky. The Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum sponsors daytime and nighttime digs.  During the day you will be digging for fluorite and related minerals at night you will dig for fluorescent minerals using ultra-violet lights

Scheduled Digs for 2016

April 9, 2016
May 7, 2016
June 4 & 5, 2016*
July 9, 2016
August 6, 2016
September 3, 2016
October 1, 2016
October 29, 2016

 

*Also, dates of the Ben E. Clement Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show

Pre-registration for a dig is required, so register early as space is limited to the first 30 people per date. 

Registration forms can be found HERE.

If you would like to schedule a private dig, please call the museum (270) 965-4263.

 

For More Information Contact:

The Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum
PO Box 391 Marion, KY 42064
(270)965-4263


Click Here for Registration Form

 

What's Happening:

  • Scheduled Digs 2016
    DATE DAY NIGHT
    April 9
    May 7
    June 4 & 5*
    July 9
    August 6
    September 3
    October 1
    October 29


    *Also, dates of the Ben E. Clement Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show
  • Register Here for a Dig!

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Open Year Around
October - May
Wednesday - Friday 10AM - 4PM
Saturday 10AM - 3PM
Summer Hours
June - September
Monday - Saturday 10AM - 3PM

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 391, 205 North Walker Street.

Tours, for other times, may be arranged by contacting us at 270-965-4263


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