Special Event: Play Like a Miner

Imagine a day in the life of a mercury miner and other 19th century residents of New Almaden at this fun family event featuring games, crafts, live music, and demonstrations, and mining-era activities for all ages. Food will be available for purchase. 

Event will be held at the New Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum (Casa Grade) located at 21350 Almaden Road, San Jose, CA 95120. 

No registration required, just come on by between 11am and 3pm!

Dogs are not allowed on the museum grounds or inside the museum with the exception of service animals.

Questions? Call 669-301-0859 or email [email protected]

Volunteers helps event participants pan for gold in a trough during a previous Play Like a Miner Event

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