Múzeum baníctva a hutníctva Maša


Useful Information

Location: Maša - Liptovský Hrádok (49.034065, 19.768912)
Open: JUL to AUG Sun 16-18.
[2020]
Fee: Adults EUR 0.70, Children EUR 0.35, Students EUR 0.35, Seniors EUR 0.35.
[2020]
Classification: SubterraneaMining Museum
Light: electric.
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Address: Múzeum baníctva a hutníctva Maša, 033 01 Liptovský Hrádok, Tel: +421-904-550-461. E-mail:
Národopisné múzeum Liptovský Hrádok, Tel: +421-44-522-2485, Tel: +421-905-432-571.
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Description

The Múzeum baníctva a hutníctva Maša (Museum of Mining and Metallurgy) is located in two historical buildings named Vážnica and Klopačka. In the Klopačka is a gallery of selected reproductions of old mining woodcuts from the work of Gregorius Agricola De re metallica libri XII. The book is contemporary for the mining of the Liptov region and show many mining techniques used here. In the Vážnice is an exposition of the history of mining and metallurgy in Liptov. It exhibits the clothes of a miner, a collection of mining lamps and working tools.