Precious stone mines

Interesting
This former mine is the only one of its kind in Europe open to the public. Its 400m of galleries offer the opportunity to see and understand the formation of semi-precious stones still trapped in the volcanic rock.

Useful information

Address : 

Tiefensteiner Straße 87, 55743 Idar-Oberstein

Price:

5 €

Opening hours

mid Mar-mid Nov: 10am-6pm

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