€ 5.00 full (including the Mine Museum and History) reduced € 3.00, € 4.00 Cumulative Adult group for all the museums of Massa Marittima and the Tower of Candlestick: Full € 15.00, € 10, 00 low
HISTORY AND PURPOSE
The museum is the result of the transformation of an old quarry of building material which had been created three tunnels used as a shelter during the Second World War. In 1980 the galleries were set up by miners who have played in a realistic indoor environment of a mine. The museum runs for about 700 meters, through secondary and main galleries where you can see different types of armor placed in hold times, with documentation of the different techniques of extracting the mineral. Also on display are a number of working tools, machinery and cars still in use until a few years ago. The museum is accessible only to the accompaniment of a guide provided in the price of admission. At the museum, home to one of the doors of the Archaeological Park of the Metalliferous Hills and Technology,
You can also book excursions and guided tours to places of interest in mining.
The ticket is a store with publications on mining history and archeology. At the book store you can also purchase reproductions, cards and gifts of various kinds.
the Mining Museum is one of the doors of the Metalliferous Hills Technology Park Archaeology: place information and booking service for guided tours to places of interest in mining. The visit to the Mining Museum is inserted in the form of educational activities called "The Miner" the Metalliferous Hills Cooperative, manager of the Museums in Massa Marittima, offers local schools. Please find attached the program. For further information contact the Museum of Archaeology 0566/902289
Director: Roberta Pieraccioli
Phone: 0566 902289
Phone: 0566 904067
Fax: 0566 901808