Clothing: Warm jacket necessary
Audio Guide: Download the free audio guide to your smartphone:
Eating and drinking: The “Ignazstube” restaurant in the Museum area is open during the Museum season: you are welcome to visit even if not visiting the Museum. www.ignazstube.com
Museum shop: Our shop sells a wide range of minerals, jewellery made from minerals and mining souvenirs. Our expert multilingual sales staff will be pleased to help you.
Barrier-free Access: The outdoor area and the “Gallery Adventure” guided tour are barrier-free.
Dogs in the Museum: Dogs are permitted in the outdoor area: they are not permitted in the galleries.
By car: From the A22 autobahn take the Brixen/Bressanone exit, then follow the E66 towards Bruneck/Brunico, exit at Bruneck/Brunico North and from there take the SS621 towards Ahrntal/Valle Aurina to Prettau, Hörmanngasse 38/A. Free car and coach parking is available by the Museum entrance area.
Rail/bus: Take the train to Bruneck/Brunico then, from Bruneck/Brunico railway or bus station take bus no. 450 for the Ahrntal Valley to Prettau. Get off at the second to last stop (Bergwerk) by the Museum car park. Connections every 30 minutes.
Plane: The nearest airports are Innsbruck (140 km) and Verona (260 km).
Bike: From Bruneck take the cycle way to Sand in Taufers, then follow the SS621 to Prettau.