Guided tour Knesebeck Shaft

Guided tour Knesebeck Shaft

An exciting guided tour through the underground galleries and the industrial facilities. Here you can discover modern mining installations that are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Upper Harz Water Management System

On this tour through the exhibition, the former industrial installations and mining galleries you will learn a lot about modern mining in the Upper Harz.
During the excursion through the mining facilities both above and below ground, your expert guide will vividly inform you about the hard working conditions of the miners as well as the history of mining in and around Bad Grund.

Please note:
The temperature in the underground gallery system is around 8°C. Sturdy shoes and warm clothing are recommended. You will be provided with a safety helmet.

Guided tours

May to October          Thursday, Friday and Sunday            11:00 and 14:00

November to April     Sunday                                               11:00 and 14:00

Closed on Mondays (except public holidays)

Guided tours for groups of 7 people or more possible at any time after arrangement by telephone: 05327-2858