Copper mines guided visit

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Experience a unique family adventure with a visit to the Hautes-Mynes copper mines, exploited in the days of the Duchers of Lorraine at Le Thillot!
Follow in the footsteps of the miners and spend over an hour underground
to discover an astonishing heritage dug into the granite between 1560 and 1761.
The visit takes place in three stages, the order depending on when you arrive:

The museum, with its displays of tools, models and material from excavations carried out at the mine site.
The mine site, whith a map, you discover the several galleries, with explanatory boards along the way.
Finally, the guided visit of the mine called Montagne Rouge. Equipped with a helmet and headlamp, you'll enter the heart of the underground network.
The guide will tell you all about the life of the miners and their techniques.

Helmets provided
  • Season :
    • All year round
  • Duration :
    • 2h30
  • Recommendations :
    • Minimum age required 5 ans
    • Suitable for families
    • Animals not allowed
Good to know
  • Equipment required :
    • Hiking shoes



47 Rue de la Gare
BP 67
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.87515
Longitude : 6.76208