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Great staff and view!

There are a lot of photo-ops here and the staff is very friendly! We are glad we stopped by! We... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2014
Tampa, Florida, United States
Hull Rust Mine - Hibbing MN

The mine view and collection of mining equipment from the past is a must to help understand the... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2014
West Palm Beach
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Hibbing, MN
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Reviewed August 21, 2014

There are a lot of photo-ops here and the staff is very friendly! We are glad we stopped by! We don't have small children but there were a few there and they loved the big trucks etc.

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Reviewed July 25, 2014

The mine view and collection of mining equipment from the past is a must to help understand the history of mining in Northern Minnesota

Thank Tiinaliisa
Reviewed July 23, 2014

Grew up in Hibbing and didn't appreciate the vast Hull Rust Mining Pit until I was older. Now whenever I go back to visit, I have to go see it. Not only is it interesting to see, especially the timed dynamite blasts, but it's Hibbing...More

3  Thank Joan W
Reviewed July 20, 2014

Oddly enough, no one does much to promote this place. It's not easy to find, and once there, there is nothing glitzy about it. Of course, the operations of an iron mine which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and has been...More

Thank ExGMan
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Hull Rust Mine makes for a very nice trip - especially with children or grandchildren. It is educational and interesting. The mine is active for many years, so you can actually see the huge trucks working on most days. In addition, there is a selection...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Huge open cut mine, interesting to learn about the history of the area, how they moved the whole town.

Thank Christabel58
Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

A fun trip for the kids. . They can see the big dump trucks working down below. There's is also a big dump trunk you can climb on!

1  Thank Beckie G
Reviewed March 5, 2014

I have visited this site a number of times over the years. It is a great place to bring out-of-town guests for a view of a working mine. Also available on site are some pieces of mining equipment so folks can get an up close...More

1  Thank Vicki N
Reviewed September 19, 2013

This is a working mine, you can look down the pit & see actual workings of men & machine. There is a short video about what goes on to mine the material & the uses of the material. An outside exhibit of mine truck, tires...More

Thank Howard W
Reviewed August 29, 2013

It was very interesting. The people that run it know the history. We walked around and stood by the equipment. You could look down into the mine. 600"

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