Open-Air Mining Museum

Museum in Banská Štiavnica

Don a mining helmet and dangle a lamp on a 1.5km stroll into Slovakia's history at this former working mine, 1.5km southwest of the town centre. There's also a skanzen (open-air village museum) displaying agricultural and mining implements from the last 200 years.

Tours are usually on the hour. Arrive on foot or by car (parking nearby is €1 per hour).