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Photo Walk at Empire Mine State Historic Park

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Empire Mine State Historic Park

10791 East Empire Street

Grass Valley, CA 95945

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Saunter the amazing grounds of California's most successful hard rock mine. The Secret Room, Bourn Cottage, Rose Garden, Fountains and more.

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Join Kial James of Nevada City Scenics and Erin Thiem of Outside Inn/Inn Town Campground for a sauntering at Empire Mine State Historic Park. From the Bourn Cottage to the incredible fountains and expansive gardens, this is one you won't want to miss. Pre-purchase tickets for guaranteed entry into the Park for this event. Photography permit fees from CA Dept. of Parks and Recreation have been waived for this event only*. Limited to first 50 attendees only. Please, no tripods or lighting equipment. Ticket prices include entry and EventBrite service fee.

*In accordance with State Parks, this Photo Walk is for amateurs only, professional photographers; we kindly ask that you have a permit. Instructions on Photo Permits can be found on the CA State Park Website. No tripods or lighting equipment allowed.

Highlights include:

Empire Cottage, designed by famed architect Willis Polk – with its stately gardens and fountains

The impressive Clubhouse, built in 1905 to entertain business magnates from all over the world

The Mineyard where the ore from the mine was processed into gold bars

The Mine Shaft, where visitors can sit on an actual man skip that transported the miners underground

The Blacksmith Shop, Machine Shop, and other buildings were the “hubs” of Empire Mine’s success

Tickets are limited to the first 50 participants.

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10791 East Empire Street

Grass Valley, CA 95945

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