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CENTRE MINIER

Museum, Ecomuseum, History, Industry, Sciences and techniques, Accredited and inspected by the French Museum Authority, ZPPAUP in Faymoreau
From :  4 Full-fare
  • Dare to travel 100% mine!

  • 60 years after the closure of the region's small mine, discover its incredible history and follow in the footsteps of the underground miners...
    Abel, Bautista, Jules, Louis, René, Stanislas, Victor... They all came to work in the Faymoreau coalfield from 1827 to extract coal, the black gold of the time.

    Today, in the brand new museum, from the room of the hanged men to the "bottom" of the mine and then to the "day", relive the mining epic of the region's "black faces". Take a stroll...
    60 years after the closure of the region's small mine, discover its incredible history and follow in the footsteps of the underground miners...
    Abel, Bautista, Jules, Louis, René, Stanislas, Victor... They all came to work in the Faymoreau coalfield from 1827 to extract coal, the black gold of the time.

    Today, in the brand new museum, from the room of the hanged men to the "bottom" of the mine and then to the "day", relive the mining epic of the region's "black faces". Take a stroll through the "corons" of this working-class town, which has been awarded the "Petite Cité de Caractère" label. Marvel at Carmelo Zagari's stained-glass windows in the Miners' Chapel.

    Nearby, discover the Epagne headframe at Saint Maurice des Noues.

    VIS TA MINE!
    Lots of activities for all the family! Game booklet in the museum and BALUDIK trail in the village
  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • French
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
  • Groups (Max capacity)
    • 100  Person(s)
Services
  • Activities
    • Specific themed events
    • Workshop for children
    • Temporary exhibitions
  • Equipment
    • Picnic area
    • Restaurant
  • Services
    • Shop
    • Wifi access
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Holiday vouchers
  • Espèces
  • Rates
  • Basic price adult
    From 4 € to 10 €
  • Discounted rate
    From 3 € to 8 €
  • Children's price
    From 0 € to 2 €
  • Group price
  • Child group tarif
Openings
  • From February 10, 2024
    until March 31, 2024
  • On April 1, 2024
  • From April 2, 2024
    until May 19, 2024
  • On May 20, 2024
  • From May 21, 2024
    until June 30, 2024
  • From July 1, 2024
    until August 31, 2024
  • From September 1, 2024
    until November 3, 2024
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Monday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Monday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Monday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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