Opening times Christmas and New Year’s Eve

Visit our mine over Christmas and New Year’s Eve:

Open from December 27th – 31st, 2023
On December 31st, 2023 only at 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. guided tours!!!

Open on January 2nd, 2024!!!!

The visitor mine will be closed from December 24th – 26th, 2023 and January 1st, 2024.

New admission prices from January 1st, 2024

From January 1st, slightly different admission prices will apply:

Adults: € 12.00
Reduced: € 9.00
Family Ticket: € 33.00

Adults with Altenberg Guest Card: € 11.00
Family Ticket with Altenberg Guest Card: € 31.00

Student groups of 10 or more: € 6.00 per student, accompanying persons € 9.00

per person € 19.00

Adults: € 22.00
Reduced: € 15.00

Adults with Altenberg Guest Card: € 18.00
Reduced with Altenberg Guest Card: € 12.00

* The World Heritage Pass entitles you to visit Lauenstein Castle, Altenberg Mining Museum, Pinge Altenberg and Zinnwald Visitor Mine (validity: 1 year).
Guest card holders receive the World Heritage app free of charge.

Holidays: Now also open on Tuesdays!

During the summer holidays, our mine is also open for you on Tuesdays. Guided tours take place regularly at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Refresh yourself at 8° C in the tunnel!

Winter Holidays! Extra opening hours and specials for children!

It’s winter vacation time in Germany! The mines in Zinnwald and Altenberg have come up with something very special for this.

From January 30th to February 26th, Zinnwald also opens its doors on Tuesdays – regular tours at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.!

In Zinnwald on 10.02. and 24.02. Children’s tour takes place at 10:00 a.m.

STONE CRAFTING – with pewter figures and minerals – Thursdays from 10:00 a.m.!

Not to forget the expert tours: on Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. and on Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. we will take you into the secret hiding places of the mine, which nobody else will discover! Duration: 2.5-3 hours – be careful, it gets low (ca. 1.20 m ceiling height)!