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Yes you can!  Come to Marion, Kentucky and dig for Fluorite and related minerals during the daytime digs hosted by the museum.  Nighttime digs are also offered and are a completely different experience as black lights are used to identify and collect fluorescent minerals.

Scheduled Digs for 2019


There are no scheduled digs for 2019 at this time. If this should change we will post updates here.

Pre-registration for a dig is required, so register early as space is limited to the first 30 people per date. 

Registration forms can be found HERE.

If you would like to schedule a private dig, please call the museum (270) 965-4263.


For More Information Contact:

The Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum
PO Box 391 Marion, KY 42064

Click Here for Registration Form


What's Happening:


Open Year Around
Winter Hours
Oct, Nov., Dec. Jan., Feb., March, & April
Wednesday through Saturday 10:00AM-3:00PM

Summer Hours
May, June, July, Aug., Sept.
Monday through Saturday 10:00AM-3:00PM

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 391, 205 North Walker Street.

Tours, for other times, may be arranged by contacting us at 270-965-4263

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