On the afternoon, we go in the older’s time and visit the Blegny’s mine.
Located between Liège and Maastricht, Blegny-Mine is one of the four authentic coalmines in Europe with underground drifts accessible for the visitors trhough the original shaft.
Situated at – 30 and – 60 meters, they allow a complete discovery of the procass of coal winning.
Since july 2012, Blegny-Mine and the 3 others majors mining sites in Wallonia (Le Bois du Cazier, Bois-du-Luc et Grand-Hormu) are recognized by UNESCO AS A WORLD HERITAGE SITE.
The students will have to share the impressions of their visit on the IP’s blog and FB page.
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