Via Roma, 32 – 33010 Resiutta
tel. and fax 0433 550241
the northern slopes of the Plauris Mountain Massiv, for over a century,
the geological aspects of the territory have been an important
reference for all the activities of the whole community. The Resartico
Mines have been for a long time one of the main sources of income of the
inhabitants of Resiutta. The activity of the extraction, together with
several ruins and galleries carved in the mountains give a lot of
precious information, which was collected by the NaturePark and now
shown in the Resartico Mine Exhibition organized in the former school in
The numerous panels, show photos illustrating the
activities that were developed in the mine, the difficult working
conditions, the history of the research and the geological and natural
aspects of the area. .
Particularly interesting is the rebuilding
in life-size of one part of the gallery with a truck used for the mine
You can observe samples of rocks,
particularly the bituminous schist used as the tools for extraction, and
different equipment used by the miners. The exhibition is complete with
a model of the protected area that represents the valley, the galleries
and the layers, and a computer presentation of all the documentation
collected during the research.
From May to October Saturday and Sunday from 9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
August from Tuesday to Sunday 9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and from 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.