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2024.04.20. - 2024.11.24.
Budapest
2023.12.15. - 2024.02.18.
Budapest
2023.11.16. - 2024.01.21.
Budapest
2023.11.09. - 2024.03.17.
Budapest
2023.10.27. - 2024.02.11.
Budapest
2023.10.18. - 2024.02.18.
Budapest
2023.09.22. - 2024.01.21.
Budapest
2012.03.01. - 2012.03.31.
Vác
2012.02.01. - 2012.02.29.
Miskolc
2012.01.22. - 1970.01.01.
Budapest
2011.10.04. - 1970.01.01.
Nagykáta
2011.10.01. - 1970.01.01.
Nagykáta
2011.10.01. - 1970.01.01.
Nagykáta
2011.09.30. - 1970.01.01.
Nagykáta
2011.09.30. - 1970.01.01.
Nagykáta
2011.07.04. - 2011.07.08.
Budapest
Nagy László Town Library and Leisure Center - Ajka
Mining Museum
Address: 8400, Ajka Parkerdő
Phone number: (88) 312-946, (88) 210-252
Opening hours: Tue-Fri 9-16
Sat-Sun 10-16
The main building of the museum is the shafts engine-house that is, with its white walls, iron-framed windows, spacey inner rooms, is a typical example of house built for engines at the beginning of the 20th century continue
Permanent exhibitions
Show
The 54-meter shaft inaugurated in 1977 brings the underground world of mines closer to the visitors. Shaft securing equipment, augers and simple tools used in mines are on display. continue
A taste of the exhibition
Smiths were always very crucial workers in mines. In the first period of mining in Ajka, almost all iron works were done by smiths. continue
A taste of the exhibition
The display endeavouring to provide information on natural sciences opened with a modest showing, only with a few showcases, located in the Miners’ Club in Alsócsingeri. The display opened in 1978 on Miner's Day is located in the old mine rescue station at present. continue
Engine-house
The Mining Machine Skanzen opened on 3000 m2 in the yard in the spring of 1977. Tools aiding work both underground and on the surface are exhibited. continue