Old Samson silver mine
Am Samson 2, 37442 Sankt Andreasberg Route Planner
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guided tour-11am and 2.30pm - museum 10am-4pm - closed 1 Jan and 24 Dec


To find out more about the history of mining in the Harz, pay a visit to the old Samson silver mine where you will discover the Fahrkunst, a machine of ingenious simplicity that brought the miners up to the surface. The museum also contains a geology section displaying various minerals.


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