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Landek Park Mining Museum

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Address: Pod Landekem 64, Ostrava 725 29, Czech Republic
Phone Number: 596 131 803
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What a fantastic experience this was. I had heard so much of Ostrava's huge mining heritage so it was very much on my to-do list to come to Landek. It did not disappoint at all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Brno, Czech Republic
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33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

If you are not from mining area, you will find this attraction very strange but it is a great experience that nobody should miss when visiting Ostrava. Unfortunately, I do not know if they are ok to do a tour in English but whenever I took my English speaking friends, I translated for them - so I would recommend you... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We took a tour. We also bought an audio guide. There were times where the audio guide went 55 seconds and the Czech language guide, who seemed to be a former miner, talked for perhaps 10 minutes. We really would have liked to have heard what he was saying. I understand they can't have English guides for everyone - but... More 

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Czech Republic
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25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We have planned 2 years to go there and finally we did. Unfortunately would not go there again, because: - the lady that sells the tickets span not be reLly bothered with their customers - the ticket office smells of troop of dogs - the miming tower was shut and there is no information about it on ten website or... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

What a fantastic experience this was. I had heard so much of Ostrava's huge mining heritage so it was very much on my to-do list to come to Landek. It did not disappoint at all. Highly recommended whether it'd be as part of guided tour or to take things at your own pace.

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Krakow, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

It is an interesting place to visit as such. The area is not only a mine, but also several other things to be done. Sad, that information is scarce, there is very little in any language apart Czech. I made a visit to the mine, but it was a huge disappointment. The guide was only talking to first 5 people... More 

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Brno, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The most interesting part of the tour is listening to the stories of tour leaders, (who are former miners) which are spoken in Czech - thus I think that this place is not very interesting for those who cannot understand Czech language. Although excursion to the former mining tunnels are also worth it.

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Mikkeli, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We got really bored as we had this "full excursion". It consists of long history of mining rescue things, all spoken in czech (us foreigners were given an english leeflet with more than 10 pages) after the miningrescue history lesson,we went to this "demo-cave" some 5 metres below the surface, where the same "lecture" begin again (after wandering the caves... More 

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Interesting, educating and adventurous at the end! Fascinating and dangerous jobs of minors will be explained to you in a very detail, they will show you their equippment, the clothes, and you will even go to the underground! All in beautiful enviroment of GREEN Ostrava :) A must go place in Ostrava, for sure. Just do it, and enjoy :)

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Sandnes, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

The mining museum offers an interesting insight in the mining industry that once dominated Ostrava. Guided tour to the mine, including live demo of working mining equipment. Lots of interesting artifacts. The museum itself focuses a lot on security, displaying an old ambulance and various resque equipment. Recommended sight in Ostrava.

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We were a group of 12 people and they offered a guide that speaks good English. Overall the experience is really cool, as you get to see the mine itself closely. Do visit the restaurant on site of Landek, they have really good meal too.

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