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Besucherbergwerk Grube Fortuna

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Entertaining way to explore history

Very interesting way to learn something about the local mining industry for which the region was... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2015
Berlin, Germany
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Old mine, very kids friendly people, steam engine railway

Grube Fortuna is on old mine which nowadays is used only to show what working in a mine was... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2014
Mainz, Germany
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Going underground Going underground is what the miners did every day here in the iron ore mine, we visited for a couple of hours if you go down wear some clothes as it is on the chilly side when you get 150m down the shaft....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Raw10stall
Reviewed April 20, 2016

An interesting trip into an old iron ore mine. The tour includes a ride into the mine, and an elevator ride as well into a deeper tunnel. some old implements are shown, and an example of how loud was for the miners when using there...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank NSBfan
Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Very interesting way to learn something about the local mining industry for which the region was known. It is entertaining, also for children.

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Reviewed June 9, 2014

Grube Fortuna is on old mine which nowadays is used only to show what working in a mine was like. The people supporting this museum mine as well as the light railway are really kids friendly and knowledgeable. Going there let's you combine both attractions,...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank TomF747
Reviewed August 7, 2013

Did only the "small" one hour tour - but saw a lot of old mining equipment and experienced the mine first hand. First you go 150m down in an elevator (elevator machinery room can be visited free of charge, its a short walk up the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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