Guided mine tour & train

Guided mine tour & train

Follow the guide into the abandonned tunnels of the Walert mine, more than 80m below ground. See the mining machines, experience the miners’ work and listen to the stories of more than 100 years of iron ore mining.

You meet your guide inside the exhibition building, where you are also given a helmet. You then board the mining train which takes your group underground for a tour on foot of about 1km, inside spacious tunnels on two different levels.

Advance booking is not necessary. Please show up at the museum reception during the opening hours. The language of the tour depends on the majority of visitors present. Audioguides in German, French, English and Dutch are available at the reception.

Duration of tour: 2h

Accessible for wheelchairs

Hiking shoes and warm clothing are recommended (10°C all year round)

A safety helmet is lent to you by the museum

Dogs are not admitted inside the mine

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