The journey of the Slate
Where? L-8823 Haut-Martelange

This 3-hours guided tour delivers you a detailed view within the dismantling and extraction processes from the slate up to the finished product.

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min.130,00€per group

Group price: 130€

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min.130,00€per group
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Musée Ardoise - Bréck Souterrain -42m
© Musée de l'Ardoise

Duration

3h

Difficulty

difficult

Tour type

by foot

Languages

de, en, fr, nl, lu

Descend 42 m into the underground mine and let yourself be surprised about the size and the dimensions of the huge chambers, seeing the challenges the underground dismantling involved at the same time. Additionally, you will learn more about the importance of the site through history facts and a demonstration of a quarryman’s work. 

 

The guided tour recommends a good level of fitness as about 250 steps and 42m of altitude are to be taken. The time spent underground will be approx. 90 minutes. 

Furthermore, the following services are offered:
  • Complete overview of the museumcomplexe
  • Underground Visit  - 42 m
  • History, dismantling and extraction
  • Leekëppert - Demonstration in splitting and cutting slate

The journey of the Slate

Partner offer: Slate Museum - Musée de l'Ardoise

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Address: Musée de l'Ardoise
L-8823 Haut-Martelange
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Phone:+352 23 64 01 41
E-Mail:info@ardoise.lu
Website:https://www.ardoise.lu/

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