Mijnmuseumpad 2, 6412 EX Heerlen, Nederland

Oranje Nassau Mining Shaft

Step inside the breathtaking world of this former mining shaft, which operated 24 hous a day from 1898 to 1975. An astonishing total amount of nearly 32 million tons of coal was produced here.
And guess what? This historic mining shaft is still accessible as an essential part of the Dutch Mine Museum. Keep in mind, just in case you have some time left today or tomorrow: the Mine Museum's head quarters is just a few minutes' walk from here. If you have a passion for historical industries, this is a must-visit. Take a step back in time and let yourself be captivated in the old days of coal miner's lifes.
—Oranje Nassau Mining Shaft
Hunted by Bart Temme.

Marker details

Camera usedOnePlus KB2003
Marker typeoutdoor-gallery