Precious stone mines
Im Stäbel, 55743 Idar-Oberstein Driving directions
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This former mine is the only one of its kind in Europe that is open to the public. Its 400m stretch of galleries affords the chance to see semi-precious stones (agate, amethyst, rock crystal, jasper) still trapped in the volcanic rock, and to understand how they are formed.


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