Discover a thousand years of history

Opening hours today

Visitors Center 11.00 – 16.00
Mine Museum Closed

Lucia underground

Unique Lucia concert

Experience the magical atmosphere as Lucia walks through the dark mine passages.


Mine tour and Museum

Discover a thousand years of history at Falun Mine. Join us on an adventure down the mine and take part in the history of Sweden and Europe in the Mine Museum. Tickets available August 15 – September 30 and weekends from October 1.

2-3 hours (1 hour mine tour)

Mine tour

Join us on an adventure down Falun Mine, through parts of the mine that dates back to the 17th century. Take part of the history and listen to the exciting stories and legends that lives on today. Tickets available Tuesday-Friday from October 1.

1-2 hours (1 hour mine tour)

The Mine Museum

It’s easy to dive deep into the history in the Mine Museum. Not only the history of Falun but also Sweden and Europe during centuries. The exhibition is interactive and appreciated by the whole family. Go down a mine shaft in a bucket, try a medieval battle helmet and test how geologists work. You can spend many hours in the museum and it’s a good opportunity to learn about history together.

2-3 hours

Always included

The Mine Walk around the Great Pit
Open historical buildings
Viewing point with information of the local eagle owls
Films in Visitors center