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About Rosia Montana Gold Mining Museum

Established between 1970 and 1979, inside the former gold mines, the museum offers three different parts, equally novelty, presenting technical treasures collected over decades of conservation and excavations.

Underground treasure, namely, roman galleries, medieval and modern, the only in the world that can be visited in their natural environment. Their excellent preservation is due to the natural ventilation and underground walls pitch  that allowed self-support labyrinth of galleries, of which 150 m are arranged touristic.

Treasure to the surface. Output from the mine can visit a large yard, that includes stoning represented by the lithic collection of stones, carved and engraved, and exhibition of technical equipment for gold and silver ore processing.

Treasure in glass case. In these showcases are 25 wax tablets about roman law and wood fragments dating from antiquity discovered in mine galleries. Also you can visit the exhibition of documentary photographs, layout of galleries and objects that reflect the town's mining tradition.

Contact and information:

Address: Str. Principala, no. 178, Rosia Montana, Alba, Romania
Phone: +4 0258.783.229

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 14:00
Saturday and Sunday: Closed


Adults: 8 lei
Children: 4 lei

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