Ore Vault

Erzgewoelbe2A magnificent permanent exhibition of minerals is open to visitors after the re-construction of the former cellar which was used as military base (German: Regimentskeller).

In the ancient vault, numerous single items of the collection of Mr Lippmann from Marienberg are presented to the public. The collection, which contains findings from the entire area of the Ore Mountains, includes calcites, barytes, fluorites, and silver.

Explore the fascinating world of precious minerals which attest to the once prospering history of mining in our area.