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Emerald Village - Gem Mines North Carolina
Mines and Activities
Here are the top 7 activities and exhibits at Emerald Village. Click on them for more information and photos!

North Carolina Mining Museum

Underground Mine Tour and Mining Museum!

The Gemstone Mine

Search for gems. Keep everything you find!

Gold Panning

Gold in every bucket, along with a lot of fun!

Crabtree Emerald Mine

You can dig for gems at a real Emerald mine!

Black Light Tour

Guided tours after dark. See the mine light up!

Discovery Mill

13-level mill building is full of free displays!

Mineral Collecting

On the world-famous McKinney Mine dumps!

If you have any questions please contact us at 828-ROK-MINE (765-6463), email us, or use our online request form.

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