Schaubergwerk Frisch Glück Glöckl

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Location: Johanngeorgenstadt
Open: All year Tue-Fri 9, 10:30, 12, 13:30, 15, Sat, Sun, Hol 10:30, 12, 13:30, 15.
Fee: Adults EUR 5, Children (5-16) EUR 3.60, Children (0-4) not allowed.
Groups (15+): Adults EUR 4.20, Children (5-16) EUR 2.70.
Classification: MineSilver Mine MineCobalt Mine MineUranium Mine Bismut
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Dimension: T=8° C.
Guided tours: D=90 min, Min=5, MinAge=5.
Accessibility: no
Address: Lehr- und Schaubergwerk Frisch Glück Glöckl, Wittigsthalstraße 13-15, D-08349 Johanngeorgenstadt, Tel: +49-3773-882140, Fax: +49-3773-881758. E-mail: contact
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The deposit at Johanngeorgenstadt is a hydrothermal polymetallic dyke. The surrounding rocks are mica shists and mica hornfels with a high amount of andalusite and varying grade of metamorphism. There is a range from almost unchanged quartz phyllites to highly metamorphic rocks.