Author: Claude Brebsom

Special Tour “The surface part of Walert mine”

Sunday, May 29 2022 – Start 15:00 Discover the surface part of the Walert mine during an outdoor walking tour. A special museum guide shows you old buildings from the early 20th Century, machines from Sweden and the USA, locomotives or the remains of an old powder store and much more…. You will also learn how the landscape was changed by open-cast mining. Want to experience industrial history in the fresh air? Duration: 1,5h Price per person: 5€ For reservations and tickets : https://mnm.re [...]

Digital tour with iPad

During the Luxembourg Museum Days 2022 Sneak preview at the MNM: During the “Luxembourg Museum Days” on 14 and 15 May 2022, you can take part in a preview of our new digital guided tour. Let the world in the tunnel revive through electronic animations almost as in reality. Departures : 14 :00, 15 :00, 16 :00 and 17:00 Limited up to 15 participants / Duration: 1.5 / free entry

Special Tour “The miner’s tools”

Thursday, April 21 at 19:00 In the early days of iron ore mining, miners relied on their manual tools like e.g. crosshoe, the mass or the tourniki. With the special tour "The miner’s tools" in our underground mine, you can even take this tool into your own hands and try it out. You will get many interesting details from a specialized museum guide. Duration: 1.30 Entrance and exit on foot Tariffs: adults 12.00 €, students 10.00 €, children 9.00 € Interested in? For the booking and the tickets ple [...]

Special tour “drilling machines”

Thursday, March 10 at 19:00 Drilling into the rock to break it by blasting is one of the miner’s most important works. From the "Turniki" hand drill of the XIX century to the large jumbo on tires and computer-controlled from the 1980s, you will get to know our collection of MNM drilling machines. A specialized museum guide will present them to you in the underground tunnel during a sightseeing tour of about 1km. Duration: 1:30 Tarif:  adults 12 €, Students 10 €, children 9 € (up t [...]

Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and his wife at the MNM

After Grand Duke Jean attended the opening in 1973, Hereditary Grand Duke, Prince Guillaume, accompanied by his wife, Princess Stéphanie, visited the National Mining Museum Rumelange on 11.02.2022. Also present were Minister of Tourism, Lex Delles, Mayor and MNM President, Henri Haine as well as the members of the aldermanic and municipal council. A big Thank you for M. René Scho for the nice photos.

The MNM is open

Our museum is open again for you. From Thursday to Sunday, you can take part in a sightseeing tour in our underground tunnel without booking. Departures: 14:30, 15:30 and 16:30. Rates: adults 9€, students 7€ and children 5€ A protective mask is highly recommanded on our mine train. We look forward to your visit.  

A lot to discover

In our underground tunnel there is something to discover in every corner and behind every pillar. Come and see for yourself during a tour on 13 February and 13 March. Departures: 14.30 and 15.30 Duration: 2 hoursPrice: 9 € for adults, 7 € for students and 5 € for children up to the age of 15 years included.   For booking and tickets please click on the following link: https://mnm.regiondo.fr/visite-guidee-mine-train

The MNM on Radio ARA

Raffaella Campobasso, in charge of Direction, was a guest on Radio ARA to present our museum. A big thank you for that. https://passaparola.info/web/2022/01/30/voices-raffaella-campobasso-direttrice-del-musee-national-des-mines-de-fer/?fbclid=IwAR1XYMc156iRU83xm1TyW5kO2ebkQthr54qr4qknFVOyppAZF7uk0fIIGTc

Become a museum guide or train driver in the MNM

Are you interested in guiding groups of adults and children through 150 years of iron ore history as a museum guide (m/f) in the MNM? Or are you fascinated as a locomotive driver with our mine railway to bring the visitors into the underground tunnels? Perhaps you would like to take a look behind the scenes of our museum?If you want to be freelance for the MNM, then contact us for an appointment at info@mnm.lu. We look forward to your interest and visit.