Plan your visit
From this overview you will find all the important information you may need to plan a visit.
The coal mine is an ideal outing for anyone who comes to Valkenburg for a day.
Frequently asked questions
Are you coming with a group smaller than 20 people? Then you can buy tickets for a regular tour.
Are you planning to come with a group of 20 people or more? Then booking an appointment is mandatory. This way we can guarantee you a guide and time.
For schools with a group of 20 or more students, advance reservation is also required.
Are you coming with a group smaller than 20 people? Then you can order tickets online for a specific day. You can also buy tickets at the box office. The tours start every hour. Make sure to be there 10 minutes before the hour.
Advance booking is required for groups of 20 or more people. You reserve a guide for each group of 20 to 35 visitors.
Are you coming with a school? Special prices apply and one supervisor per 20 students is free. Pre-booking is also required here.
We are open all year round, except on Christmas Day, New Years Day, Carnival Sunday and Carnival Monday.
We are open every day of the week from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The tours start every hour.
Group tour & schools
For groups and schools, we can be visited daily by appointment from 09:00. Evening visits are also possible.
The coal mine is accessible and suitable for all ages. Children from 0 to 4 years are even free.
Yes, Steenkolenmijn Valkenburg is accessible for wheelchair and walker users. A (assistance) dog is also allowed.
A dog is allowed in the mine, if it does not cause a nuisance. It goes without saying that you do clean up any mess.
Go on an adventure
For an exciting and interesting day out you are very welcome at Steenkolenmijn Valkenburg.