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Rock Swap

6/10/2023 | Missouri Mines State Historic Site | Park Hills, MO

Missouri Mines State Historic Site invites the public to the return of the annual rock swap! Attendees will have the opportunity to buy; sell; swap; or admire rocks, mineral specimens, fossils, rock jewelry and rock art at this event on the grounds of the historic site. This event is open to the public, and admission is free.

During the event, there will be free admission to the historic site museum for self-guided tours. The museum interprets Missouri's mining history and displays restored old mining machinery and an outstanding mineral collection. A free guided tour led by interpretive staff will be provided to the public at 2 p.m.

Rock hobbyists and vendors wishing to set up a booth must complete an application. Booth spots are free but are limited and must be reserved in advance. All booth spots will be outdoors in an open area, approximately 12 by 12 feet. There will be no electricity or amenities provided at booth spots – vendors will need to bring their own tables, chairs and shade tents if desired.

For an application or more information about this event, contact the historic site office at 573-431-6226.

Event Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Click here to read the news release.

Missouri Mines State Historic Site is located at:

4000 State Highway 32, P.O. Box 492, Park Hills, MO | 573-431-6226

Associated activities

  • Historic Site Tours