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Ikuno Silver Mine
(史跡生野銀山)

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Ikuno Silver Mine played a significant role in the modernization of Japan. The mine was in operation for over a thousand years, from start of excavation in 807 to its closing in 1973. The total tunnel length is over 350km, and the depth is over 880m. A part of the tunnel is open to the public, and you can observe the rock face as it would have appeared and a mockup of the work scene using mechatronic puppets. The temperature in the tunnel is about 13°C throughout year, so a visit in summer is highly recommended.

Facility Information

  • Tajima
  • History, culture | Activities

Address

679-3324
33-5 Ono, Ikuno-cho, Asago-shi, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

Ikuno Silver Mine

TEL

079-679-2010

FAX

079-679-2755

Website

Ikuno Silver Mine (External link)

Access

By Car

  • Approximately 10 minutes from Ikuno I.C. on Bantan Road

By Train

  • Approximately 10 minutes by taxi from JR Ikuno Station

By Bus

  • Approximately 10 minutes by Shinki Bus from JR Ikuno Station

Business Hours, Admission Fee

Opening Hours
(30 minutes unit)

From 9:00 to 17:30 (April through October)

Depends on the season

Closed on

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