Learn more about marble
Experience history at the Adnet Marble Museum
Since 1992, the Marble Museum has told, in some cases rather surprising stories about the creation, quarrying and use of Adnet marble. On roughly 100 square meters, the exhibition promises unique experiences and insightful information focused on this valuable rock. In the lovingly designed museum garden, you will also be able to marvel at marble sculptures by contemporary artists.
“Adnet is a peaceful village in the mountains world-famous for its reddish-colored marble.”
Opening Times of the Adnet Marble Museum:
(from 1 November to 31 March)
Saturday: 2 to 4:30 PM
(and by appointment)
(from 1 April to 31 October)
Thursday: 4 to 6:30 PM
Friday: 4 to 6:30 PM
Saturday: 4 to 6:30 PM
(and by appointment)
A Journey of Discovery on the Marble Path
The fascinating Marble Path is an ideal complement to a visit to the Marble Museum. Via safe pathways, it leads from Adnet through the imposing marble quarries. Info boards along the way describe the different forms of Adnet Marble. Meanwhile, the Quarry Smithy Museum is also certain to capture your interest.
Fitness Path through the Adnet Marble Quarries
The existing Marble Path has now added a “Fitness & Activity Trail” that appeals to locals and visitors alike.
Exploration stations for kids and a fitness park with outdoor equipment
There are several stations for the kids to explore. If they also solve the puzzles there, they will be able to go with their parents to collect their reward from participating local businesses. Meanwhile, the fitness park is installed with equipment certain to appeal to everyone in search of a little healthy exercise in the fresh air.
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