VOLCANO PARK - naturally unique…

The Eifelmuseum Mayen

In the stately rooms of the Genovevaburg the Eifel museum invites the visitors to immerse themselves in the history of the castle, the town and the Eifel region. Original household items, tools and art help to transport the visitor back into the past.

Deutsches Schieferbergwerk Mayen (German slate mine)

As a miner, equipped with helmet and jacket the visitors go deep down into the discovery of Mosella slate (Moselschiefer). You can learn everything about slate to cover a roof, from the origin of the slate layers about 400 million years ago, to their exploitation in a depth of 300 m, the trade and the work.