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Tickets for Coal Mine Valkenburg

Take an underground adventure into the world of mining

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes
Live guide: Dutch
Smartphone tickets accepted

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Overview

Highlights

  • Start your introduction to the world of the mining in a subterranean cinema designed to look like a mine
  • Watch a special movie from the mid-1960s documenting the flourishing mining industry in Limburg at the time
  • Join your guide and see how the special machines were used to extract coal on an amazing underground adventure

Description

The life of a coal miner is a tough and dirty job but someone has to do it. Journey back in time at Steenkolenmijn (aka the Coal Mine Valkenburg) with a Dutch guide, see how coal mining machines worked, and find out if you'd have been suited to a life underground.

Watch a film in a subterranean cinema designed to look like a mine! Learn about the mining industry thanks to a film from the mid-1960s, then join your Dutch speaking guide for an underground adventure at south Limburg's Steenkolenmijn.

All guides at Steenkolenmijn (aka the Coal Mine Valkenburg) are former mine workers, were raised in mining families, or have some other kind of connection with the mining world, and they have some pretty exciting stories to tell!

Let your host take you back in time and even show you how their special machines were used to extract coal.

Ticket

What's included

Entrance to the mine
Guided tour

Amendment policy

  • Changes are possible for this ticket

Instructions

  • Due to capacity management you have to reserve a timeslot on the official website after your booking
  • On the day of your visit, please show your Tiqets' smartphone ticket and the timeslot reservation at the entrance. Please note that the date on your Tiqets' ticket and the timeslot reservation have to match!

Venue

Opening hours

Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Monday 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00

How to get there

Steenkolenmijn Valkenburg
Daalhemerweg 31, 6301 BJ, Valkenburg
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Ratings & reviews

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M
Jul 21, 2020
Good
Een hele leuke rondleiding gehad. De gids deed het erg leuk.
A
Jul 21, 2020
Good
tijd corona de van jammer alleen ,matige
R
Jun 1, 2019
Excellent
Het was interessant wordt heel leuk verteld... Alleen jammer dat. Ze. Bij de kassa zelf niet weten dat. Je tigets app heb hihi maar zonder problemen laten ze. Je toch toe...

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