Barton Garnet Mines

Barton Mines Rd., North River,North River, 12856
518-251-2706

The Barton Garnet Mines, first established in 1878, is one of the world's largest garnet deposits. Take the garnet mine tour and learn about the history, geology, and present day operations of the garnet mines and how to find your own gemstones. Gem cutting demonstrations and mineral collection. Search for your own gem quality garnet. Gift and Mineral Shop.

Open: June-Oct, Mon-Sat, 9:30am-5pm; Sun, 11am-5pm. Guided tours hourly. Admission Fee.

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