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Terra Mineralia, Freiberg

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Die terra mineralia, Dauerausstellung der TU Bergakademie Freiberg ist eine der größten und schönsten Mineralienausstellungen der Welt. Ein modernes Ausstellungskonzept und das historische Ambiente des Schlosses Freudenstein lassen 3.500 Minerale, Edelsteine und Meteoriten in einer völlig neuen Schönheit erstrahlen.

Im benachbarten Krügerhaus präsentiert die TU Bergakademie Freiberg eine Ausstellung deutscher Minerale – die Mineralogische Sammlung Deutschland. Wunderschöne und faszinierende Schätze aus deutschen Fundorten warten hier auf ihre Entdecker: Silberlocken aus Freiberg, kostbare Edelsteine, atemberaubend schöne Achate sowie eine Galerie der Kristallmodelle und vieles mehr.

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We invite you to see over 3.500 minerals, gemstones and meteorites from five continents presented in the historical setting of the Freudenstein Castle. At terra mineralia, a permanent exhibition of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg, the treasures of famous deposits in Asia, America, Africa, Australia and Europe are displayed on three floors. No matter how old you are or whether you are a scientist, a mineral collector or a tourist - the terra mineralia will amaze everyone.

In KRÜGERHAUS, the TU Bergakademie Freiberg, presents a permanent exhibition of minerals from German sources that crowns the terra mineralia exhibition in Freudenstein Castle.

Next to the castle you can also visit the Mineralogical Collection Germany at the KRÜGERHAUS. Beautiful and fascinating treasures from Germany await visitors from near and far: Curls of silver from Freiberg, gems from the Vogtland region, petal-like pieces of barite from the Sauerland region, green pyromorphite from Bad Ems, raspberry coloured rhodochrosite from the Siegerland region, beautiful pyrolusite from the Black Forest, honey-golden fluorite from the Oberpfalz, big halite cubes from Thuringia and filigree gypsum crystals from Saxony-Anhalt.
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  • Definitely worth a visit! You will be able to see some wonderful pieces of minerals and admire the miracle of nature!  more »
  • Terra Mineralia is simply amazing for who are interested in mineralogy. It has a huge collection of minerals coming from all over the world. The museum is divided in four sections , each of these...  more »
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  • Absolutely worth going! Very nice, rich and interesting museum! Could spend there half a day
  • Fantastic collection! A must see for mineral lovers.
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