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Besucherbergwerk Grube Fortuna

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Entertaining way to explore history

Very interesting way to learn something about the local mining industry for which the region was... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2015
Mario S
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Old mine, very kids friendly people, steam engine railway

Grube Fortuna is on old mine which nowadays is used only to show what working in a mine was... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2014
Tom F
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Grube Fortuna 1, 35606 Solms, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Going underground Going underground is what the miners did every day here in the iron ore mine, we visited for a couple of hours if you go down wear some clothes as it is on the chilly side when you get 150m down the shaft....More

1  Thank Raw10stall
Reviewed 21 April 2016

An interesting trip into an old iron ore mine. The tour includes a ride into the mine, and an elevator ride as well into a deeper tunnel. some old implements are shown, and an example of how loud was for the miners when using there...More

2  Thank NSBfan
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Very interesting way to learn something about the local mining industry for which the region was known. It is entertaining, also for children.

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

Grube Fortuna is on old mine which nowadays is used only to show what working in a mine was like. The people supporting this museum mine as well as the light railway are really kids friendly and knowledgeable. Going there let's you combine both attractions,...More

1  Thank Tom F
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Did only the "small" one hour tour - but saw a lot of old mining equipment and experienced the mine first hand. First you go 150m down in an elevator (elevator machinery room can be visited free of charge, its a short walk up the...More

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