Écomusée régional du Centre

Interesting
The last mine (working since 1685) closed in 1973. Visitors can see one of the 162 workers' houses built near the St Emmanuel Mine from 1838 to 1853. The former offices, with a fine glass roof over the inner courtyard, various tool workshops, the electric sub-station and mine shaft have retained their past atmosphere. The Mine Museumis available after the tour.

Useful information

Address : 

r. St-Patrice 2B

Phone:

+32 64 28 20 00

Price:

10 € (children 7 €)

Opening hours

mid Apr-end Oct: 9am-5pm, weekends and Bank Hols 10am-6pm; early Nov-mid Apr: 9am-5pm by appointment and for groups only, closed weekends - guided tours: Tue-Fri-9am, 10am, 11am, 1.30pm and 3pm, weekends and Bank Hols-10am, 11am, 1.30pm, 3pm and 4.30pm (1hr30-2hr)

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