Mining museum Fohnsdorf
May 1st - October 31st
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. or by appointment
The museum can only be visited with a 1.5 hour tour!
With explosives and 3600 HP to the "black gold". Experience the dangerous extraction of black gold in what was once the deepest lignite mine in the world. The 47m high winding tower, the unique twin standem hoisting machine, the underground show mine and the oldest steam storage locomotive in the world as well as extensive collections, presented by competent former miners, make the visit an unforgettable experience.