Anthony's Main Road

An amazing experience in Idrija is a visit to the second largest mercury mine in the world! Discover the mysterious underground world of Anthony's Main Road – you just might catch a glimpse of the pit elf – Perkmandlc.

Suitable for: individuals, families, groups, school groups.
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Length of route: 1200 m. The deepest point is 96 m below the surface or 22 m below the level of Anthony's Main Road.
Guided tour: SLO • ENG • GER • ITA
Audio guide: SLO • ENG • GER • ITA • FRA • CRO • ESP • NED • POL • CZE • RUS • HUN • HEB
Good to know: Visitors receive protective overcoats and helmets. Suitable footwear is recommended. The temperature in the mine is approx. 13°C. Children under three years of age are not allowed in the tourist mine.

Tour Schedule

10:00 12:00 14:00 15:00 16:00
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- Saturday, Sunday and holidays
- Every day

Pricelist

Two UNESCO sites

18 EUR

On purchase of a combined ticket (Anthony's Main Road + Hg Smelting Plant)

Anthony's Main Road

"Tracing the Steps of Idrija Miners"

13.00 EUR

Hg Smelting Plant

Experiencing Mercury

8.00 EUR

Center za upravljanje z dediščino živega srebra Idrija
Bazoviška ulica 2, Idrija
+386 5 37 71 142
infohg@cudhg-idrija.si

Anthony's Main Road
Kosovelova ulica 3, Idrija
+386 31 810 194
infohg@cudhg-idrija.si

Hg Smelting Plant
Arkova ulica 50, Idrija
+386 5 37 43 940
topilnicahg@cudhg-idrija.si