Arizona’s mining museum visited by 23,000-plus school kids each year

Arizona is the number one mining state in the country.  The Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum, located in downtown Phoenix’s Capitol Mall area, has over 3,000 minerals, rocks, fossils, and mining artifacts on display. Over 23,000 school children visit the museum each year.  During their visit they are taught how the various minerals play a role in our daily life, In this know99 television segment, some of the school children who recently visited the museum share their thoughts.

Posted on November 28, 2008, in Downtown Vitality, Education, Historic Preservation, History and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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