On this site we would like to inform you about the changed opening hours during the Corona pandemic and about the special features of the sights in EdelSteinLand that have to be considered before visiting.
We try to be as up to date as possible, but cannot guarantee 100% completeness. All information corresponds to our current state of knowledge and is constantly updated.
For further questions, also regarding sights not listed here, please contact us or contact the respective sights and businesses directly.
Current opening hours of EdelSteinLand Tourist Information can be found under Service - Contact.
According to the decision of the state government of Rhineland-Palatinate, theaters, museums, concert halls, cinemas, amusement parks, swimming and fun pools, among others, will close on November 2, 2020 until the end of the month.
Our sights are also affected by this!
Please note: The following list will be successively updated by us over the next few days as soon as we have information from the individual service providers.
Current opening hours and special information about the sights in EdelSteinLand:
Deutsches Edelsteinmuseum Tuesday to Sunday and on public holidays, in each case from 10 - 16 o'clock. Further information: http://www.edelsteinmuseum.de/
Deutsches Mineralienmuseum Monday to Friday 1 - 5 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday 11 - 6 p.m.; outside these times by telephone arrangement. From 02.11. to 30.11.2020 closed. Further information: https://deutsches-mineralienmuseum.de/
Gemstone world of experience weekdays 9 - 18 o'clock; Sat and Sun 10 - 18 o'clock. From 02.11.2020 to 30.11.2020 closed https://www.goldgottlieb.de/content.php?content_id=28
Mining site gemstone adventure world: weekdays 9 - 18 o'clock; Sat and Sun 10 - 18 o'clock. From 01.11.2020 to 30.11.2020 closed
Gemstone mines Steinkaulenberg daily from 10 - 17 o'clock, group size max. 10 persons, registration 1-2 days in advance required! Further information: https://weiherschleife-steinkaulenbergwerk.de/
Edelsteincamp Steinkaulenberg: Admission for max. 15 persons at the same time, by prior arrangement
Fossil Museum Bundenbach Monday 2 - 5 p.m., Tuesday to Thursday 11 - 4 p.m., Friday to Sunday and holidays from 10 - 5 p.m.; for further information please contact the local community of Bundenbach Tel.: 06744/9272
Goldbach's wines and stones Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 2 - 6 pm, weekends and holidays 10 - 6 pm and by appointment. Further information: https://www.goldbachs-weine-und-steine.de/index.php
Historical Herrstein The guided tours "Historical Herrstein - Living Middle Ages" will not take place until further notice! The torch tour "Mysterious, fiery Herrstein" on 30.10.2020 will also not take place. Further information under Sightseeing and Attractions
Historical Water Grinding Mill Biehl Guided tours for up to 10 persons are possible. Prior registration required. http://www.alte-edelsteinschleiferei.de/
Historical pond loop daily from 10 - 17 o'clock, group size max. 2 persons, registration required! Further information: https://weiherschleife-steinkaulenbergwerk.de/
Weiherschleife prospect: Access for max. 2 families with 2 children each at the same time, by prior arrangement
Industrial monument Jakob Bengel Tuesday to Sunday 10 - 17 o'clock, group size max. 5 persons, minimum distance and mouth protection required. A telephone registration is recommended. Further information: http://www.jakob-bengel.de/
Celtic settlement Altburg Monday 2 - 5 p.m., Tuesday to Thursday 11 - 4 p.m., Friday to Sunday and holidays from 10 - 5 p.m.; for further information contact the local community of Bundenbach Tel.: 06744/9272. Guided tours take place every full hour (11 - 4 p.m.) Guests must register at the kiosk and leave their details
Copper mine Fischbach daily 10 - 17 o'clock. All visitors must wear a mouth-nose cover - even during the tour! All visitors must leave their address and telephone number in case of a worst-case scenario. Group size (normal tour): max. 15 persons, it is no longer necessary for individuals to register for the guided tours. For groups of 5 or more people, it makes sense to register in advance. Further information: http://www.besucherbergwerk-fischbach.de/
Oberstein Castle Until Sa. 31.10.2020 11 - 18 o'clock. Closed from 01.11.2020 to 31.03.2021 inclusive. Further information: https://www.schloss-oberstein.de/
Juchem Quarry The search for minerals is not possible in 2020. Independently of this, the mineral market Juchem Quarry will take place on weekends in the parking lot of the Geracher Schleife: www.steinbruch-juchem.de
WasserWissenWerk Wednesday to Sunday 10 - 17 o'clock. Mouth and nose protection is