Zemplínske Hámre – let explore the history of mining and iron industry in the Vihorlat mountains

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Zemplínske Hámre – objavme históriu baníctva a železiarskej výroby vo Vihorlatských vrchoch

Country/ies: Slovakia
Status: Closed after Sept 2014
Category: Projects and initiatives for sustainable tourism development
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 1 - Establish supportive conditions for sustainable tourism products and services, including development of a marketing scheme for the promotion of the Carpathians as a unique sustainable tourism destination objectives of the strategy
Duration of the project: 23.2.2012 - 30.6.2015
Objectives and results of the project:

The museuem with two expositions built: Etnography of the Zemplínske Hámre village and the Industrial history focused on mining, cole processing and arts. The touristic trail and information pannels built.

Implementing organization / institution:

Obec Zemplínske Hámre, www.zemplinskehamre.sk/

Project partners:

Children organization Fénix, Slovak technical museum Košice, Zemplín museum Michalovce, Pro Gonzenbergwerk Sargans (CH)

Total amount of the project: 1 121 772 eur
Financing institution(s): Others
Name of program(s): Swiss financial mechanism