National Mining Museum
TwitterFacebook
LOADING
PREV
NEXT
http://www.mnm.lu/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/slideshow.home.IMG_0834gk-is-358.jpg
http://www.mnm.lu/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/slideshow.home.DSC02929gk-is-358.JPG
http://www.mnm.lu/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/slideshow.home.DSC02875gk-is-358.JPG
http://www.mnm.lu/modules/mod_image_show_gk4/cache/slideshow.home.Carreaugk-is-358.JPG
Thu, 19 March

News and events

MNM Program for September 2020

Because of the restrictions due to the COVID-19 crisis the visits of our mines could not take place at this moment. But our Team has developed a restricted program for the month of september:


Mine tour on foot

September 24th / Start at 10:00

Only 9 participants admissible

Explore the tunnels in the old part of our exhibition the way the miners of the 19th century did. A guide takes you on foot through the tunnels of the Walert mine, where you can experience the working conditions of the miners from 1870 until before the Second World War.

photo-dans-la-mine-4 - Copie


  The visit lasts 1h30 with with the entry and exit of the mine accompanied by a competent guide of the MNM.

Tarif : 8€/participant, 6€/children

It is important to wear appropriate warm clothing and flat-heeled shoes.

A reservation is mandatory.
Reservation and Tickets:
https://redrocklu.regiondo.fr/bookingwidget/vendor/25842/id/157776

If  you have any questions contact our team via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or via phone: +352 56 56 88.


-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Tour by train through the galleries

From Thursday to Sunday in September 2020

The departures are at 14:30, 15:15, 16:00, 16:45.

Only 19 participants admissible
(wihtout reservation)

The MNM offers a tour by our mine train so that you could get a great impression of our site inside and outside. The tour by train lasts 30 minutes.

Pub 2

Our train will be in service from Thursday to Sunday 4 times per afternoon to pass through our main gallery. The modern carriages are equipped with wide windows so that you can see the different exposed locomotives in all security and some mining engines for ore extraction.


To avoid any disappointment of not getting any tickets, please be there 15-20 minutes before the departure because the train starts exactly in time.

 The tariff is 5/participant. 

The tour by the mine train is accessible to wheelchair users.Tickets are available at the reception of the building “Maschineschapp” before the specific departure.

Pub 3


The gathering of the group is in front of the building “Maschineschapp”. From there the participants go to the platform of the train. The journey first leads through the landscape of red rocks and of a rich natural environment, past the former office “Gonner” (1910) and the remains of the former powder magazine “Rembour” (1902). After about one and a half kilometers the train enters the hill first by the “Langengrund” gallery, then continues through the gallery “Walert” and exits through the gallery “Kirchberg”.


PUb 4 - Copie

Combine your brief visit of our ore and iron museum for instance with a hike through the spectacular Landscape created by the ore excavation in Rumelange, or take a little break in the “Brasserie du Musée”, while your children are enjoying the nearby playground with many activities for the little ones.


--------------------------------------------------------

Photo “Visit light”
 
Sunday, September 27th  2020


Only 18 participants admissible


Discover our mine in a different and on your own autonomous way. You can freely explore our ore mines on foot and photograph them as much as you like. Duration: 1.15 hour.
Tarif: 9€/Participant.

Foto-FB-Copyright - Copie


Our mine train will bring you on characteristic places of the galleries “Langengrund” where you will have time to explore in total tranquility the mine. You are free to move anywhere. With a cellular phone, a photo camera or professional equipment you can take pictures of your impressions in the depths of the mountain. Two guides are at the disposal to answer possible questions. Finaly our train will bring you outside the mine again.

 The Visit of September 27th will take place in the former substation and underground compressor room of the HADIR-Langengrund mine. You will find not illuminated galleries with some remains of the technical installations left in the state since the closure of the mine in the 1960s.
For this visit a torch of minimum 1:30 light duration is absolutely necessary.

Other than the photo equipment it is important to wear appropriate warm clothing and flat-heeled shoes.

A reservation is mandatory
Reservation and tickets:
https://redrocklu.regiondo.fr/bookingwidget/vendor/25842/id/156002

If  you have any questions contact our team via email
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or via phone: +352 56 56 88.

--------------------------------------------------------


 Special Visit « 3000 years of mining lights »

Sunday, September 13th at 10:00

Only 19 participants admissible

The lamp is without doubt the most characteristic tool for a miner, and also the most vital in the obscurity in the galleries. You can make such an experience yourself in the galleries of the mine Walert. Indeed the MNM offers a special visit “3000 years of mining lights” on Sunday, September 13th at 10:00. Our historien presents the different types of mining lights used by the miners, and this from the ancient world to recent days.

Luuchten 2

Tarif: 8€. Duration: 1h30 with entrance and exit in our mine railway.
The presentation of the lamps will take place inside the mine. Seats are available in the pit with a distance of two meters each.


All you need are warm clothes. A helmet is available from the museum.

A reservation is necessary
Reservation and tickets:
https://redrocklu.regiondo.fr/bookingwidget/vendor/25842/id/156494

To get all the information please ask our team via email infonm.lu or via phone: +352 56 56 88.


Luuchten 10




MNM on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

The MNM is on
Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
There we offer you up-to-date information about the Museum, historical information about the miners, a selection of books and some information of things to see and to know of the iron basin of Luxembourg.

Restricted opening-hours
during the sanitary crisis



Because of the restrictions due to the COVID-19 crisis the MNM Team has developed a restricted program for the month of August and probably beyond. That is the reason why our Museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday between 14:00 and 16:45 for the tours in our mine train. (Monday closed)

Furthermore, the MNM offers some activities in the context of “Special visits” or “visits of the mine on foot” at specific days and times. For details please check the “News and events” at the top of this Internetpage.


For any questions or help the staff of the museum is at your disposal cordially per email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or per phone: +352 56 56 88.

Thank you very much for your comprehension.