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.

A visit in the mine

Join us on an adventure down Falun Mine, through parts of the mine that dates back to the 17th century. What was life like in the mine? Take part of the history and listen to the exciting stories and legends that lives on today. All visitors must be three or older and be able walk unsupported. We offer the Weekend Package Saturday-Sunday, please check if the tour is in English or Swedish when booking your ticket.

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 togheter.

 The mine area

Shaftheads, washeries and wheel houses – the historical buildings have a lot to tell. Look out for the eagle owls that live in the Great Pit.

Practical information

Choose footwear that can stand a bit of dirt; many people prefer boots below ground. You must be able to walk up and down the stairways during the 750-metre walk. Children must be three or older to be allowed down into the mine, and children under twelve must be accompanied by an adult.

Price per person

220 kr / Adults
90 kr / Children
190 kr / Students
190 kr / Seniors
560 kr / Family

Other tickets

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.

1-2 hours (1 hour in the mine)

Weekend Package

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.

2-3 hours (1 hour in the mine)

Above-ground Package

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Join us on a guided tour with a lot of exciting stories around the Great Pit, visit a mine worker’s family at Eriksson’s cottage and explore a thousand years of history in the Mine Museum.

Price per person

210 kr / Adults

80 kr / Children

180 kr / Students

180 kr / Seniors

530 kr / Family

Mine Museum Package

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How does it feel to go down a mine shaft in bucket? What does a geologist do? In the Mine Museum there is a lot to explore – test for yourself!

Price per person

110 kr / Adults

60 kr / Children

300 kr / Familjy

Underground Package

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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.

Price per person

240 kr / Adults

100 kr / Children

200 kr / Students

200 kr / Seniors

600 kr / Family