LWL-Industriemuseum Zeche Nachtigall, Witten

4.9
Explore the cradle of West German coal mining at LWL-Industriemuseum Zeche Nachtigall, an important industrial heritage site preserving one of the first deep mining shafts in the country, sunk in 1839. See the engine house with its still-operable steam engine and marvel at the huge rectangular chimney of the boiler house, which, after the coal was exhausted, converted into a brick factory. See LWL-Industriemuseum Zeche Nachtigall and all Witten has to offer by arranging your trip with our Witten trip maker website.
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  • A very interesting and engaging exhibition. Easy to follow and good for a few hours. Most intriguing probably the story of the micro mines.  more »
  • A must see in the region. Historically and culturally important in the "Ruhr" area, this remaining coal mine has to be visited once (and the surrounding attractions).  more »
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