Maison du Mineur

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Discover the heritage and history of the mining district of La Grand Combe, learn about the miners' life through the ages thanks to testimonies, tools and objects as well as the Ricard well - which is certified as a Historical Monument - and the drum of the extraction machine, also certified and unique in Europe.

The visit is guided by a volunteer former miner.

Through it, you will understand the work and hard working conditions of miners, as well as the economical impact mining had on the valley. 
Free audioguides are available in French and English to help you discover the different collections of the museum.
Open from the February school holidays (zone C) to December 20th, from Tuesday to Sunday, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and from 2:00 to 5:30 PM 
In July and August, open from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
The last visit leaves an hour and a half before closing time.
Closed on Mondays.

CARTE PASS' 2020 discount: 1 free poster or postcard of your choice.
Opening day(s)

From Friday 01 September to Sunday 17 December 2023

Every day except Monday


01/02/2023 - 17/12/2023
Child4.00€6 à 14 ans
Group adults4.00€
Maison du Mineur
Rue Victor Fumat
Vallée Ricard
La Grand-Combe
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Phone : +33 4 66 34 28 93
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Maison du Mineur
Rue Victor Fumat
Vallée Ricard
La Grand-Combe
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 44.220854
Longitude : 4.035665