The Kennedy Mine is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday and holidays. Come for the view, take some pictures, have a picnic, pan for gold, or take a self-guided tour. Guided Tours are offered at 10:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m., and 2:15 p.m., offering a more in depth look at the mine, including visiting the Mine Office building where gold bars were produced ($12 for adults and $6 for children 6-12). Step back into Amador’s past and dig deeper into the county’s mining history. Call the Kennedy Mine (209) 223-9542 or email for more information.  Tickets are also available online at 


  • Starting Saturday, April 6th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday and Saturday until Sunday, September 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm