Zillertal Gold Show Mine

At Hainzenberg you can discover the history of gold mining, furthermore there are a wildlife park and an alpine dairy.

At Hainzenberg in the famous Zillertal Arena you can re-experience 350 years of mining industry. The conditions of work, the miners’ life and their tools… a search for traces in the past.

The adventure starts at the Hochzeller Käsealm, an alpine dairy located about 3 km above Zell am Ziller. Next to it there is situated a wildlife park where both wild and farm animals live - a paradise for children. Starting from the alpine pasture you first get into the world of gold mining. After having also visited the gold panning camp you get back in an adventurous way on a small train, the Zillertaler Goldexpress.

The two-hour excursion also includes the visit of the above mentioned Hochzeller alpine diary, a 150-year-old mountain hut that has been reconstructed true to the original. Products such as cheese, speck (ham) and schnapps are procuded according to traditional recipes and sold at the diary. A perfect culinary conclusion of an adventurous day!

Where: Hainzenberg in the Zillertal valley
Characteristics: excursion into a gold mine, to an alpine dairy and a wildlife park
Further information: phone: +43 5282 48 20, info@goldschaubergwerk.com

Opening hours: from May to October 2019
May - June 2019:
guided visits at 11 am and 1 pm
July - Aug 2019:
guided visits every hour
September 2018:
guided visits every 2 hours
October 2019:
guided visit at 11.30 am

Ticket (adults):
14.00 Euros / 23.00 Euros (show mine and gold panning)

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