Recht slate quarry

  • Ardoisière - Recht - Galerie avec Croix
  • Ardoisière de Recht - Logo
  • Ardoisière - Recht - Galerie
  • Ardoisière - Recht - Galerie
  • Ardoisière - Recht - Passerelle
  • GALERIE SOUTERRAINE
Ardoisière - Recht - Galerie avec CroixArdoisière de Recht - LogoArdoisière - Recht - GalerieArdoisière - Recht - GalerieArdoisière - Recht - PasserelleGALERIE SOUTERRAINE

Almost a century after the closure of the subterranean works, the Recht slate quarry has become an outstanding tourist destination. Roughly 400 metres long, the lower gallery leads to the centre of a gigantic installation, which is nicknamed “the cathedral” on account of its impressive dimensions. Also explore vast rooms where shale was once extracted, as you follow an 800-metre trail which has a panoramic observation bridge. During the tour, you will learn more about the region’s geological characteristics, exploitation techniques and working conditions in the mine.

at11.00and 14.00 (EN, D,F, NL). 90 min. (including the film) ? As the constant temperature of the mine is 7°, good footwear and warm clothing are recommended
Opening day(s)
Easter to the end of October:every day10.00 -18.00 (last entry for a visit: 16.30) ? Closed onMonday, unless it is a public holiday
  • Touring languages :
    • French
    • German
    • English
    • Dutch
  • Facilities/Services :
    • Toilets
    • Parking
    • Coach park
  • People with limited mobility :
    • People with limited mobility
FaresDates Min Max
Tarif adulte8.00€
Tarif enfant5.00€
Tarif groupe7.00€
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Directions to :
31 Zum Schieferstollen
4780
Saint Vith
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 50.32236
Longitude : 6.05708
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Contact
Phone : +33 +3280570067
Mob : +33 +32479634875
31 Zum Schieferstollen
4780
Saint Vith
  • Languages spoken :
    • French
    • German
    • English
    • Dutch