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!

Interactive exhibition

The Mine Museum is Sweden’s oldest museum of technology and there is a lot to explore in the interactive exhibition. Try sorting the copper ore or put on a medieval battle helmet. Go on a journey from the Viking Age to the 21th century and learn about the history of Falun Mine, Sweden and Europe. Take a closer look at some of Polhem’s revolutionary inventions. How does it feel to go down a mine shaft in bucket? What does a geologist do? The Mine Museum is a place where you are likely to spend many exciting hours.

The mine area

Shaftheads, washeries and wheel houses – the historical buildings have a lot to tell and we offer daily tours included in the Above-ground Package. Take a ride on the Little Mine Train and go visit the Erikssons, a miner’s family from 1897.

The Mine’s Art Gallery

Entry to the Art Gallery, located at the top floor of the museum, is included in the Mine Museum Package. There are fascinating new exhibitions every winter and summer.

Price per person

110 kr / Adults
60 kr / Children
300 kr / Familjy

Other tickets

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

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

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