Miner's House

  • Guide 2024
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The site is located in the former washbasin of the mines and presents the profession of the underground miner. It is installed near the old Ricard Well in La Grand'Combe.
The mine has its memory

Discover the heritage and history of the La Grand'Combe mining basin, the life of the miners through testimonies, tools and objects, the Ricard shaft, classified as a historical monument and the drum of the extraction machine, also classified, unique in Europe.
The Maison du Mineur (Miner's House), located in the old mine shower building, offers an exceptional overview of the surface installations of the Cevennes coal mining basin.

Animations, conferences, children's workshops... all year long.

Opening day(s)

From Thursday 01 February to Sunday 30 June 2024

Every day except Monday

The last visit leaves 1h30 before closing time.

From Monday 01 July to Saturday 31 August 2024

Every day except Monday

10:00 to 18:00

The last visit leaves 1h30 before closing time.

From Sunday 01 September to Friday 20 December 2024

Every day

14:00 to 17:30


01/02/2024 - 20/12/2024
Teenager6.00€De 13 à 17 ans
Child4.00€De 6 à 12 ans
Miner's House
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