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Mercury Museum
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The Mercury Museum was installed recuperating the old mercury warehouse in the Buitrones enclosure. The building was constructed in 1941. It has a square floor, with an open inside patio, a ground floor and a basement. It is made up of load-bearing walls made from stone and lime mortar. The main façade shows an entryway with an entry arch, with two medallions and a pediment over a cornice.

Intervention in the building meant adapting a contaminated and deteriorated industrial space, turning it into a cultural space making public visiting possible. The most important museums in the entire Mining Park are in this building. On the ground floor, there are rooms for geology and palaeontology in the area, mercury sciences with interactive mercury physics and chemical experiments, the history of this metal's metallurgy, and the mercury weighing and packaging room. The purpose of the basement is to show the history of the mines and transportation from Almadén to Seville's dockyards, and from there, to America.

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January 23, 2017
360-degree video of the Almadén Mining Park..
January 19, 2017
The Almadén Mining Park is present in the edition of FITUR 2017 - International Tourism Fair to be held in Madrid from 18 to 22 January.
January 12, 2017
The women`s fulsal season starts for the “Parque Minero Almadén F.S.F.”.
May 27, 2016
The Mining Park of Almaden has received the Certificate of Excellence 2016 by TripAdvisor.
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    Almadén Mining Park.
    Cerco San Teodoro, s/n
    13400 Almadén (Ciudad Real), Spain

    Telephone: +34 926 265 002
    Fax: +34 926 265 008
    E-mail: reservas@mayasa.es
         
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