Minas de Almadén

Mina de Almadén

In the subterranean mine, with more than 700m of depth, has recovered a space for the visit with the maximum security guarantees.

The accessible area corresponds to the first floor of the Almadén mine, about 50m deep, the one with the greatest historical valeu. Visitors, after visiting areas of exploitation from the 17th and 18th centuries (Exploitations of thefts, headwalls or sky and banks)

Works from the 19th century reach the jewel of the visit, the baritel of San Andrés with its majestic winch, an extraordinary element of the mining heritage and the forced gallery, through which convicts were led to work in the mine from the jail.

General Presentation

The Almadén Mining Park is a set of complementary facilities and experiences:

Centro de recepción de visitantes

Visitor recepcion center

Exhibitions, store and restaurant

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Mina subterránea visitable

Visitable underground mine

With interpretative recreations

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Hospital de Mineros San Rafael

San Rafael miners’ hospital

Built in 1755, it houses: Historical Archives, Exhibition Spaces, Miners’ Hospital, Forced Prison, Regional Heritage

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Centro de Interpretación de la Minería

Mining interpretation center


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Museo del Mercurio de Almadén

Mercury Museum

Audiovisuals, mockups and interactive experiments

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Instalaciones exteriores del Parque Minero de Almadén

Instalaciones exteriores

Espacios tematizados: Antiguos talleres, Castillete del pozo de San Aquilino, Castillete del San Teodoro.

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Ecoturismo de Castilseras

Castilseras ecotourism

Magnificent landscapes with a big variety of fauna, flora and geology

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