Aurora Erbstolln


Useful Information

Location: Near Dorfhain, between Winkelmühle and Hosenmühle.
Open: APR-OKT daily 10-16.
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Classification: ExplainSilver Mine
Light: electric
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Guided tours: L=200m.
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Address: Aurora Erbstolln, Tel: +49-35055-61235.
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History

16th century start of silver mining.
19th century revival of mining.
1894 Aurora Erbstolln closed.
1989 start of development as a show mine.

Geology

Aurora Erbstolln is a silver mine.


Description

The mine was reconstructed to show the exact situation at the day it was closed in 1894.