Visitors can see the surface installations as they were when the pit closed in 1980. They include the lamp works, changing rooms and showers, the compressor unit where compressed air was produced for ventilation, pneumatic drills and the sawmill where the pit props were made.
Address:Domaine Touristique de Blégny-Mine, 4670 Blégny
Phone:+32 4 387 43 33
Price:10.20 € (-11 years old 7.20 €) €
Apr-early Sep, Carnival hols and end Oct-early Nov: daily; Mar, Sep-Nov: weekends and Bank Hols - Mon-Sat-11am, 1.30pm and 3.30pm, Sun and Bank Hols extra tour at 2.30pm (Jul-Aug: 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4.30pm also); mid Feb-early Apr and mid Sep-end Nov weekends and Bank Hols: same times