Admission & Tours

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Saturday    9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday   noon – 5 p.m.


Regular Admission Rates:

Adults (13 – 64) — $8

Seniors (65+) — $7

Children (6 – 12) — $ 6

*Guided Tours – additional $2 per person


*Daily Guided Tours*

Monday – Saturday  11a.m. and 2 p.m.

Sunday   2 p.m.


Daily guided tours are available during the summer months from Memorial Day to Labor Day. In September and the first week of October, guided tours are available on weekends.  Guided tours include a one mile walk, provide inside access to miners houses, churches, and 564843_542913669056435_708734055_ncommunity buildings, and last approximately 1 ½ hours. Tours are dependent upon staffing and weather so please call ahead.

Guided group tours for 10 or more are available year-round and can be reservedby calling the museum at (570) 636-2070. Visit the Group Tour page for more information.

Special events within the village allow visitors to tour the site and museum at their own pace, experience additional programming, and often include specialty food and craft vendors. Visitors can see inside the original homes of anthracite coal mining families, churches, as well as community buildings, all of which are staffed by Eckley interpreters and docents. Please note that special event rates differ from the daily admission rates listed above. To plan a trip to Eckley Miners’ Village around a special event, visit the Events page for event listings.

The Eckley Visitors’ Center and Gift Shop are closed on the following dates:
-New Year’s Day
-Martin Luther King Jr. Day
-President’s Day
-Easter Sunday (subject to change)
-Columbus Day
-Veteran’s Day
-Thanksgiving Day
-Christmas

The Eckley Visitors’ Center and Gift Shop are open on the following holidays:
-Memorial Day Monday
-Fourth of July
-Labor Day Monday

 Please note: Not all buildings are handicap accessible.