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Seit 1974 das Erlebnis unter Tage


Sauerländer visitor mine

The mining industry was for centuries the wealth of the Sauerland!
Here in the East Westphalia, the Archbishop of Cologne and the Count of Waldeck fought over the riches of the earth.
The picture in the Lohnhalle shows this view of Cologne: During the "Cologne" Bastenberg shines to the west, the flash in the Dörnberg proposes a the east ....

With us you can convince them otherwise! We drive for 40 years with our guests 1.5km into the Dörnberg!

Visitors mine

Take a
trip underground into the ore mine. Equipped with pit helmet and protective clothing drive, like the old miners earlier, the mine train 1300 m far in the Eickhoff tunnel a.

Mining museum

Kinder in der Maschinenhalle
In our mining museum you can explore the Sauerland mining with all your senses! Discover lead-silver ores, mine directors, paychecks, Walkin drills on 4 wheels and a sky full of hanging tubes! More than 1,000 years of mining history await you!

Mining trail

The extent
of mining has dominated the village and the Sauerland, can be explored on the mining trail.
Even the wonderful view of the Valmetal worth 10 kilometers of track. They can be conveniently divided into 4 individual legs shorter.