Unforgettable experience with Idrija miners

Unforgettable experience with Idrija miners, 4 and 5 of April 2020

Due to the possible spread of infections with the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, we have decided to postpone the »Mine Comes Alive« event until further notice. The event will be held when the circumstances ensure a safer environment for guiding visitors in the Idrija Mercury Mine.

For more information, please contact us.

We apologize for the inconvenience.


We invite you to Idrija Mercury Mine, where season starts with UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE WITH IDRIJA MINERS.

All visitors are invited to unforgettable underground experience
  • tracing the steps of Idrija miners through storytelling
  • to try out diferent mining work technicques,
  • taste traditional miners lunch,
  • and get familiar with wide selection of Idrija's products under the brand Idrija Selected.

    After visiting the Anthony´s Main Road continue adventure in the Hg Smelting Plant, where you will with the help of experiments, animations, films and devices operating on the basis of mercury, experience the significance of this unique liquid metal that had helped changed the world.

    Anthony´s Main Road
    Tour schedule: at 10.00, 12.00, 14.00 and at 16.00

    Hg Smeltin Plant
    Tour schedule: 10.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.

    Info: infohg@cudhg-idrija.si, +386 31 810 194.