Friday, March 20, 2015

2015 Museum Hours

June 6th and 7th.  Museum Weekend.  Hours from 10AM to 4PM

Thereafter, beginning on June 13th, museum will be open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10AM to 2PM.  The final open day of the season will be September 26th.

Museum Weekend 2015: June 6 and 7 from 10AM to 4PM:

Special events will include:

Showing of newsreels of the Lyon Mountain Bobsled Team during the 1940 Olympic Trials.
DVD's will be shown every 2 hours beginning at 10AM on both days.

The olympic bobsled, IRONSHOES, will also be on display.

2015 Special Exhibits

In addition to exhibits featuring the history of Lyon Mountain mines and the D  & H Railroad, there will be a new exhibit entitled "Days of  Yore".  This exhibit will include items from the offices of the mine's medical doctors as well as items from local one room schoolhouses.  There will also be displays depicting homelife in the 1920s and 30s.