Amethyst Mine is located on the shores of Lake Superior, near Thunder Bay. Collect beautiful pieces of amethyst, Ontario’s mineral emblem, on this dig-your-own adventure at an active working quarry. Pails, digging tools and running water are provided. Guided and self-guided walking tours are available.
Be sure to check out the amethyst jewelry, specimens and souvenirs from the Mine Store.
Amethyst Mine Panorama
Located 60km East of Thunder Bay
Hours of Operation
May 15 until June 30th
10:00am until 5:00pm
July 1st until August 31st
10:00am until 6:00pm