Geoscience


Discover the fascinating world of geological knowledge in the Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark. Learn exciting facts about the geological processes that shaped the landscape and understand the connections between geology, climate and the environment. From the formation of the Alps to current research - here you can learn all about the geosciences.

Mines

Here, show mines offer fascinating insights into the world of mining and minerals. Visitors have the opportunity to delve into the depths of the mines and experience the life of the miners. Guided tours allow them to understand the history of mining and admire the impressive formations of ore veins and rocks. These show mines are important places for preserving and communicating the cultural heritage and industrial past of the regions.

Museums

Discover a variety of museums that bring visitors closer to the geological history and cultural significance of the regions. From interactive exhibitions on fossils and rocks to insights into traditional mining culture, these museums offer a rich experience for visitors of all ages.

Literature & Publications

Discover our extensive collection of literature and publications about the Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark in Salzburger Land. Immerse yourself in fascinating stories about the history of mining since the Bronze Age and expand your knowledge of the geological features of the region.

Geology

Find out more about the unique geology of the Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark in Salzburger Land. Discover the fascinating layers of rock and geological formations that have been created over millions of years and be impressed by the diversity and beauty of the landscape.

Geopark communities

Discover the charming geopark communities in Salzburger Land and experience the regional diversity up close. Explore picturesque villages, get to know the hospitable locals and discover the cultural and culinary treasures of each community along the Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark.

Historical display boards

Immerse yourself in the history of mining with our historical information boards in the Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark. Learn more about the significant events and developments that have shaped the history of mining since the Bronze Age and discover the traces of this fascinating past in today's landscape.

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