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Rammelsberg Mine and Mining Museum

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Address: Rammelsberg, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
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+49 4953 217500
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An interesting museum

An interesting museum, It is worth visiting and reimagining the life in the mine on that times, amazing.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
Drumond E
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Bremen, Germany
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting experience which would have been better if we had started with Museum House M. In any case the experience was worth the entrance fee.

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Bremen, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

An interesting museum, It is worth visiting and reimagining the life in the mine on that times, amazing.

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The mine complex has been kept as it was in 1988 when the mine closed, making the experience very authentic. There are several optional tours, as well as the buildings now turned into wonderful museums which you can access when you want. The underground tours are exceptional, giving a first rate feeling of what it was like to be a... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

A really interesting museum, easy to spend a few hours here. A UNESCO World Heritage site, and easy to see why. We went on the Train tour into the mines, and although the we hardly speak a word of German, and the tours are wholly in German, we still got the gist of the tour and found it interesting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The mine has several tours. We only had time for the tour of 1800's mining. It was fantastic to see the ingenuity and industry of the miners of this period. Your shoes will get dirty and you must climb steep steps, but it is worth it to see the old water powered wheels and think of these amazing people.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We stopped here just to take a few photos and have a look, but ended up staying a couple of hours walking through the exhibits and the museum which was free. It was much larger than we anticipated and was very well done. We would have liked to have taken a tour but we spent so much time in the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the museum and mine today. We learned that it is a UNESCO World Heritage site. This is a huge complex that was a fully functioning mine until 1988. You see both historical information and equipment along with options for additional cost tours focused on a more specific topic. We chose the train tour as we wanted to go... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

definitely worth a visit! A bit outside Goslar, take a cab there and - weather permitting - stroll down back to the city (1/ h walk)

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Nordby, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Very fine story by the Miners, Took a tour into the mine with guide. Good exebition around in the buildings.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We made the trek up from the town to the mine. Not a hard walk but there are a few steep parts and it was a pleasant day. The exhibits are spread throughout the mining buildings. It was a shame that not all of them had English translations. Some very interesting stuff. We took the historic "fire and water" tour... More 

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