Központi Bányászati Múzeum

Sopron, Templom utca 2. Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
One of the largest technical museums in Hungary

One of the largest technical museums in Hungary

The location

One of Hungary's largest technical museums, it preserves and displays the material, documentary and photographic heritage of the Hungarian mining industry. The permanent exhibitions deal with minerals and rocks of great mining value, the art and crafts of mining, the millennial history of mining in Hungary, and the history of higher education in mining. The museum's Mine of Experience is a children's realm where everyone can become a little miner, put on a miner's helmet or a colour guard, slide down into the mine, travel through narrow and dark passages, ride in a chandelier, try out the medieval water extraction device.

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Programs on the spot


Openness, contact

Opening hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wednesday: 10:00 - 18:00
  • Thursday: 10:00 - 18:00
  • Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

Address and contact


Museum hours

The Sopron Museum offers experiential museum education sessions for its permanent and current temporary exhibitions. With the help of our museologists, we offer useful knowledge acquisition, interactive learning and creative activities on a wide range of topics.

We welcome children for guided tours and museum education in our exhibition spaces

  • the kindergartener,
  • schoolchildren,
  • groups of students in secondary and higher education!