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11:00 Am tour

Interesting tour with guide. I wished I understood Czech, though. The guide seemed to make some... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
DaveP547
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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Awesome time travel

We spent an amazing two and a half hour at the facility. However english tour isn't available, it... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
MartonK23
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The country's only National Cultural Heritage Site, this museum houses exhibits from the Ostrava and Karvina mines.
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Cheskoslovenske armady 413/95, Ostrava 715 00, Czech Republic
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+420 596 231 160
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting tour with guide. I wished I understood Czech, though. The guide seemed to make some great jokes which I missed out on. Great examples of old machinery. Seems like they just walked away from the mine and left all the machines and equipment at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We spent an amazing two and a half hour at the facility. However english tour isn't available, it was really enjoyable with the guide+english themebook. You have to know; this place is not a "museum". This is a place where you can feel how the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MartonK23
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I went with my husband and his family and this is where they are from. Even though I did not understand anything they said my husbands mom translated for me. As we walked along the tunnels she would tell me stories, her husband (his dad)...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Nowadays most of the tourists attraction points are modified or rebuilt, but this one with a concept of “ last working day was yesterday” is excellent that shows workers real situation. Very clear explanation by tour guide in english. Flexible arrangement. Recommended.

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank Chow H
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Visitors gradually walk along the same route along which miners came to work in the morning - cloakroom, guild room, lamp room and lift. Will visit machine and compresor room (is considered unique - dating from 1912), dispatching, office of the geologist, room first aid...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank d_titzova
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We went there as a last place to visit in Ostrava with my friends. We bought the tickets and wait 15minutes for a start of the tour. It takes around 1,5h while we visit whole place. Mine worker talked about history of this place and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Maciek P
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The concept here is to give a mine tour with the last day of work was yesterday. Everything is just as it was. I saw where the miners keep their street and mining clothes, the food area, the medical area, the map of the mine,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank lsmkw
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We were guided by former mineworker with very deep knowledge about all processes and details. On the top he was very entertaining and great with the group. We spent three hour tour and I enjoyed every second of it.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Zuzana D
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Perfect place for touch of history,extremly friendly staff,very interesting information on tour from him,especially for technical visitors! High recommended!

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Kroulak
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Even though the mine is buried and won't be accessible any more, the tour provides a lovely time to spend amidst the industrial magnificence of black 'n golden age of Ostrava's mining history. I loved the running belt-propelled-motor-thing!

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Petr S
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