From B243/B80 turn north at Nordhausen, follow B4 through Ilfeld to Netzkater. Turn right in the village towards Hasselfelde, at the end of the village right.
Summer daily 10-17, last tour 16.
Winter daily 10-16, last tour 15.
Adults EUR 5, Children (3-16) EUR 2,80, Family EUR 14,50.
Groups (15+): Adults EUR 4,50, Children (3-16) EUR 2,50.
|Light:||Incandescent Electric Light System|
|Guided tours:||D=60 min.|
|Address:||Steinkohlen-Besucherbergwerk Rabensteiner Stollen, 99768 Ilfeld-Netzkater/Harz, Tel: +49-36331-48153, Fax: +49-36331-49802. E-mail:|
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|1737||coal discovered, mining started.|
|1770||mine closed to to quarrels about the ownership|
|1836||mine equipment destroyed by flood.|
|1848||mine reopened and leased to miners from Ilfeld.|
|1880||mining ended because of competitors with better quality coal.|
|1921||mining reopened because of economic situation.|
|1946||post war mining because of shortages.|
|1949||mining abandoned finally.|
|1981||opened as a show mine.|
|1990||Förderverein Rabenesteiner Stollen e.V. founded, who manages the show mine until today.|