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Monument for Life Bus Tour Visitor Information


Miner statue at Monument for LifeBus tours and organized groups are very welcome here
at the Monument for Life site. There is plenty of
room for buses and our location is close to major
highways such as the PA Turnpike and US Route 30.

We do ask that you let us know that you would like
to stop here. This allows us to make arrangements to
provide a detailed presentation to your group and
make sure they learn as much as possible about the
momentous events that happened here.

The new visitor's center is now open. Here you can
experience the actual yellow rescue capsule that was
used to bring the men out of the Quecreek mine, 240
ft. below the earth! Other artifacts as well can be
viewed, along with your presentation!

Call Bill at 814 445 5090 for times and costs of the
presentation. Thank you!

General Hours of Operation
The Monument for Life Memorial Park is open daily from dawn to dusk, weather permitting. We request a $7.00 per person fee for admission to the Educational Visitors Center and Memorial Park.

Bus Tour and Group Schedule
The best time to see our live presentation is during a tour or event. You are invited to join us during these group dates and times.

bike group  
Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 4:00 pm    

Ligonier Ramada  
Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 4:00 pm    

Eldelman Long Wood  
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm    

Lenzner Tours with Carol Love  
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at TBA    

Zimmerman  
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 1:30 pm    

Christian Fellowship Tours  
Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 9:45 am    

All in one Travel with Carol Love  
Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 3:45 pm    

McQuade  
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at TBA    

Bob Neff Tours  
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:00 am    

Landmark Tours with Megan  
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:00 am    

Cambell Tours with Brookeville Services  
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 1:30 pm    

Cataweiss with Karen  
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 2:00 pm    

All in one Travel with Carol Love  
Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm    

Starr Tours with Carol Love  
Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm    

Fullington Tours Rynnaldsville Seniors  
Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm    

Ligonier Ramada and Rendezvous Travel  
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 11:30 am    

Sporting Clays Fundraiser at 7 Springs  
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 8:30 am    

As part of the 15th Anniversary Celebration of the Quecreek Miracle Rescue of 9 trapped coal miners, we are having a fundraiser event at 7 Springs' Sporting Clays! Get all of the detail by viewing the event flyer/registration form. Download the event flyer here We hope to see you there!

15th Anniversary of Quecreek Rescue!  
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at    

Watch for information on the 15th Anniversary Celebration of the Miracle Rescue of 9 trapped miners in the Quecreek mine July 26-29, 2017. The week's activities include fundraiser sporting clays shoot, community day, live music, kids’ activities and more! Stay tuned for details.

Pa Pathways with Carol Love  
Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 9:00 am    

Ays Tours Carol Love  
Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 1:45 pm    

Gray Shone Church Chris  
Monday, August 21, 2017 at 1:30 pm    

Millie's Tours  
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 1:15 pm    

VISITOR INFO

The Monument for Life Memorial Park is open daily from dawn to dusk, weather permitting. We request a $7.00 per person fee for admission to the Educational Visitors Center and Memorial Park.

DONATE

Donate to the Monument for Life.
More info

The Quecreek Mine
Rescue Foundation
140 Haupt Road
Somerset, PA 15501

Phone: 814-445-5090
See map


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