The Mining Museum

It is only 5 minutes away from the city centre. It was originally a travertine cave and then converted into a museum once the mining activity in the area was already over: it was born in 1980 thanks to a group of retired miners who reproduced in detail a local mine. It is structured in three galleries about 700mt long. The path is quite flat and not particularly difficult, developed on just one level underneath the ground.
The guided tour shows the extraction techniques used throughout history, a mineral exhibition and the tools used by the workers back in the days.

The tour lasts about 45 minutes. The inner temperature is about 12°c, therefore we suggest to wear appropriate clothes.



7 Januar – 31 March
Friday, Saturday and Sunday

11, 12, 15 e 16

1 April –  30 June
Closed on Monday

11, 12, 15 e 16

July und August

11, 12, 15, 16, 17

1 September – 1 November
Closed on Monday
11, 12, 15, 16

2 November al 20 December
Friday, Saturday and Sunday

11, 12, 15, 16

During the Christmas holidays:  daily –  closed 25 December and 1 Junary in the morning

NEWS : guided tour are in italian, but the Museum is provided with audio guides in english, german, french, russian, spanish and polish.

full: € 6,00
reduced: € 4,00
Kids below 6 years: free entry

Tel. +39(0)566906525

All-in ticket (Archeological Museum, Mine Museum, San Pietro all’Orto Museum and Clock Tower)

Full € 15,- Reduced € 12,-

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