Mines de Fer de Bourbach-le-Bas

Useful Information

Location: Salle Lierenbuckel, Bourbach-Le-Bas
(47.774607, 7.055540)
Open: 07-JUL to 25-AUG Thu.
Reservation required.
Fee: Adults EUR 9, Children (7-12) EUR 5, Children (0-6) free.
Classification: MineIron Mine
Light: helmets and headlamps provided
Guided tours: D=3 h, L=6 km, Max=9. Français - French
Photography: allowed
Accessibility: no
Address: Reservation, Thann-Cernay Tourist Office, 7 Rue de la 1ère Armée, 68800 Thann, Tel: +33-389-37-96-20.
Maison de la Terre de Haute Alsace, 35 Grand’Rue, 68780 Sentheim, Tel: +33-647-29-16-20. E-mail:
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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18th century begin of mining.
19th century end of mining.



Mines de Fer de Bourbach-le-Bas (Iron Mines of Bourbach-le-Bas) is a 6 km long mining and archaeology themed walk around the village. Clothe appropriately for the walk, sun protection, raincoat, good walking shoes are required. Bring food and water. The walk includes the visit of a 400 m long mine gallery. Helmets and lamps for the mine gallery are provided.