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For primary schools : school excursions

Discover the industrial and natural heritage of Minett Park Fond-de-Gras. Take an authentic railcar of the 1950s from Petange to join the Fond-de-Gras on the old mining line. Then cross an impressive underground gallery and discover the work in the mine during a visit. In Lasauvage, the teachers of the Naturschoul will offer educational workshops (bees, the pond or the history of the village).

The program :

  • 10:00 departure of Train 1900 (railcar) Pétange - Fond-de-Gras - Doihl
  • 10:45 departure of the mining train "Minièresbunn" Doihl - Lasauvage with visit in the mine
  • 12:00 lunch at Lasauvage (picnic)
  • 13:00 workshops with the Naturschoul (a workshop of your choice: the history of Lasauvage, the bees or the pond)
  • 14:45 departure of the mining train "Minièresbunn" Lasauvage - Doihl
  • 15:00 departure of the Train 1900 (railcar) Doihl - Fond-de-Gras - Pétange
  • 15:45 arrival back in Pétange

Useful information :

Limited offer for 30 to 50 people (cycles 3 and 4)
Dates: June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26, July 3 and July 10, 2019
Price: 20 € / Person
Warning! Outdoor activities, plan a suitable outfit (warm clothes and adapted shoes)

More information and registration: excursions@cfl.lu; +352 4990 3838 (at least 15 days in advance)


For Maison Relais, nurseries, daycare centers... : Thursday trains

Two possible programs for a nice excursion to Minett Park Fond-de-Gras, on the following dates:

Thursday 18 July - Thursday 25 July - Thursday 1 August - Thursday 8 August

 

Program 1: Exploring Lasauvage with the mining train

  • 09:30 arrival in Lasauvage
  • 09:45 departure of the mining train "Minièresbunn" Lasauvage - mine - Lasauvage (with a visit in the mine)
  • 10:45 guided tour of the former miner's village; his story and his legend
  • 11:45 end

Possibility of extending the program with a meal (picnic or restaurant, to be organized by you) then a walk of the path of the Crosnière (Naturentdeckungspfad), the discovery of the pond or simply on the playground.

Prices

For a group up to 25 people: package of 260,00 €
For a group of 26 to 50 people: package of 320,00 €

If you do not have a bus at your disposal, please contact us to propose a schedule adapted to public transport.

 

Program 2 : combine a sport activity with the Train 1900

10h35: Departure of the Train 1900 Pétange - Fond-de-Gras
11h30: Roundtrip with the draisine (rail vehicle) Fond-de-Gras - Bois-de-Rodange - Fond-de-Gras
12h30: Lunchtime ( Pic-Nic or restaurant to be organized by yourself )
13h30: Departure of the Train 1900 Fond-de-Gras  - Pétange
13h50: Arrival in Pétange

Prices
Train 1900: 7,20€ per person
Draisine: 10€/draisine (6 draisines available with max 4 persons / draisine: 3 children and 1 adult)

Reservation required: info@minettpark.lu; Tel. 26 50 41 24

It is also possible to organize visits outside the days mentioned above. Do not hesitate to contact us to organize an unforgettable day for your children.