New Almaden Quicksilver Mines and Town Field Trip

New Almaden Smelting Works, 1863. Photo by Carleton Watkins.

The Milpitas Historical Society is sponsoring a field trip tour of the New Almaden town and New Almaden mines on Sunday, June 24, 2012, at 10am. For details and to sign up, you can call the Milpitas Historical Society at (408) 320-9587.

As part of the Living History Day celebration at the Casa Grande, costumed docents will be on hand to guide you through Victorian period rooms and museum exhibits on Sunday, June 24, 2012 from 1-3pm.