University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Soudan Mine Tour

Neutrino Physics Mural
This mural depicting neutrino physics painted by Minnesota Artist, Joseph Gianetti is part of the Soudan Mine tour.

The Soudan State Park Underground Mine tour now includes a stop at the MINOS far detector. Tourists get a chance to view the mural up close, a display about neutrino physics and get a feel for the enormous MINOS detector modules.

Daily public tours are offered Memorial weekend thru September and the first three weekends in October. Find out more at the Minnesota DNR website

Groups of 10 or more and educational tours are available off season by pre-arrangement with a 15 day advance notice. Contact the Soudan Underground Mine State Park at 218-300-7000.