Minas de Riotinto attractions

Museum in Minas de Riotinto

Museo Minero

Riotinto's mining museum is a figurative goldmine for devotees of industrial archaeology. Displays take you through the area’s unique history from the megalithic tombs of the 3rd millennium BC to the Roman and Briti…
Mine in Minas de Riotinto

Peña de Hierro

These are old copper and sulphur mines 3km north of Nerva (6km east of Minas de Riotinto). Here you see the source of the Río Tinto and a 65m-deep opencast mine, and are taken into a 200m-long underground mine galle…