UNDERGROUD GUIDED TOURS

Underground guided tours take place only by reservation and are available in English or French for organized groups. Mountain outfit needed also in summer (windbreaker jacket and sneakers or trekking shoes).

OUTFIT

Mountain outfit needed also in summer (windbreaker jacket and sneakers or trekking shoes).

WHEELCHAIRS ACCESS

Wheelchairs access is allowed just for ScopriMiniera tour, in the Paola mine first part of the itinerary (100m) and needs to be communicated prior the visit.

ANIMALS

Animals are not allowed.

MINIMUM KIDS AGE

ScopriMiniera = 3 years old
ScopriAlpi = 8 years old

Children visiting must be accompanied by an adult.

Photo and Video

Unless otherwise stated the Ecomuseum personnel are permitted photographs and videos for personal use, is in the center visits during the tour underground. Mining is not allowed the use of sticks for selfies, tripods and lights. And ‘expressly forbidden to use the flash while traveling aboard the train.

CHECK-IN

Visitors must check in at the ticket office 15 minutes in advance of your planned tour time.

SMOKING BAN

It is expressly forbidden to smoke during the tour in the mine and in all enclosed spaces of public use (Ticket, visitor center, bar / restaurant, …).

The Museum centre hosts a permanent exhibition, educational rooms, book store, restaurant-bar “Il Ristoro del Minatore”, conference rooms, society Talco and Grafite Val Chisone mines historical archive of mines.