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Coal mining museum

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  • 1330 Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330
  • Tourism and Transportation Department in Boryeong City HallPerson in charge of Tourism Promotion : +82-41-930-3541~2
  • Coal mining museum :+82-41-934-1902

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Both in and out door coal mining museum has a collection of 1,700 artifacts such as mining tolls and mineral samples. Inside of the museum, six different halls present their unique collections. Guiding Hall provides viewer's information and has gift shop. Research Hall shows developing of coal. Discovery Hall presents samples of coal and other mineral and history of mining industry. Participating Hall has artificial coal pit that is very like a real.

You can see images of mining process in Audio Hall.

Experience Hall in second floor has various fossil collections and artificial gangway. Stepping in the museum, entrance of a coal pit shortly shows up. It is rightly connected to an elevator. When it starts move, you may feel like downing to 400m underground in 1 minute, due to special effects.

Stepping in the museum, entrance of a coal pit shortly shows up. It is rightly connected to an elevator. When it starts move, you may feel like downing to 400m underground in 1 minute, due to special effects.

Though it moves from 2nd floor to ground floor, it create real-like thrill. When the doors of elevator are open, you will find yourself inside of coal pit, where you will find models of miners and their works. When the doors of elevator are open, you will find yourself inside of coal pit, where you will find models of miners and their works. There is out-door gallery. Mining tools both big and small one, such as compressor, coal tub are displayed.