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Miniera Montevecchio

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At its height in 1865, the Montevecchio complex was Italy's most important zinc and lead mine, employing up to 1100 workers. It remained operative until 1991, since when it has been kept alive as a visitor attraction.

Guided tours take in the mines as well as the Palazzo della Direzione (Management Building), machinery repair workshops and workers' housing. For booking and details of the monthly visiting times check the website.