Come explore the history of the 1859 gold discovery that became known as the “Richest Square Mile on Earth.” Travel with our local professional guide and listen to the stories behind the people and see the places that made history in Colorado’s early mining country. Learn about Colorado mining history and gain an appreciation for current facts and laws that govern the industry today. Experience the deep and rich American mining history of Central City. Visit the famous Gregory Diggings, ghost towns, and mine ruins, and enjoy scenic views along the way.
GHOST TOWNS AND HAUNTED CEMETERIES
Family/private group parties no group limit.
- Adult Ages 15+
- Youth Ages 5-15
- Senior Ages 60+
- Ages 0-4 with 1 chaperone
Scary Stuff packed full of Surprises!
Tour begins at world famous GREGORY DIGGINS; we travel back in time before Colorado became a state and why Central City “is” truly haunted. Then we are off to an UNDERGROUND GOLD MINE tour. You will be delighted and surprised at what you find young and old alike.
And, we hope you like ghost and ghost towns, because we will visit two ghost towns. THE GHOST? that is up to you…. will you spot a GHOST? Your chances are good during our tour of the CEMETERIES. We save the best for last……HAUNTED GILPIN HISTORY MUSEUM tour by CANDLE LIGHT.
Bloody Marys are welcome!
Please bring a picnic and beverages of your choice.