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© CFL, Naturschoul, Yvan Piazza, Pulsa Picturess-ORT SUD, Claude Piscitelli

Programme 2021

The Minett Park Fond-de-Gras offers programs adapted to the age of the participants: high schools, primary schools and holiday activities.

For High schools

Two programs to choose from : 

Program Fond-de-Gras

  • 09h00  arrival in Pétange (CFL station)
  • 09h15  departure Train 1900 (railcar or Diesel locomotive) Pétange - Fond-de-Gras
  • 09h45  guided tour of the Fond-de-Gras
  • 11h15  departure Train 1900 Fond-de-Gras - Pétange
  • 11h45  end

Train 1900 : 300€
Guided tour : 60€ for 25 people; 120€ for 25-40 people


Program Lasauvage

  • 09h00  arrival in Lasauvage
  • 09h15  guided tour from Lasauvage
  • 10h45  departure of the mining train « Minièresbunn » Lasauvage - mine - Lasauvage (with a little guided tour in the mine)
  • 11h45  return to Lasauvage and end of program

Guided tour : 60€ for 25 people; 120€ for 25-50 people
Mining train « Minièresbunn » : 200€


Practical information :

Offre limited to 40/50 people. Do not hesitate to contact us for larger groups.
Warning! Outdoor/in the mine activity, bring suitable clothing (warm clothing and good shoes)

Informations and booking: ; + 352 26 58 20 69

For primary schools

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 40 people (cycles 3 and 4)
Dates: Wednesdays Mai 19, Mai 26, June 9, June 16, June 30 and July 7, 2021
Price: 20 € / Person
Warning! Outdoor activities, plan a suitable outfit (warm clothes and adapted shoes)

More information and registration:; +352 4990 3838 (at least 15 days in advance)

For holiday activities

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

Thursday 15 July - Thursday 22 July - Thursday 29 July - Thursday 5 August - Thursday 12 August 2021

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.


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 : an afternoon at Fond-de-Gras

Spend an afternoon at Fond-de-Gras and enjoy Minett Park's activities: a tour with the draisines (rail-bike) through nature and a stroll around the site including its museums (the former Binck grocery store and the old power plant Paul Wurth Hall).

Practical information :
Draisines: departures at 14:00, 14:45, 15:30, 16:15, 17:00; round trip duration: about 40 minutes; price 10€/draisine (max 4 people per draisine)
Museums: open from 2pm to 6pm; free entrance 
Station Bistro: open from 1pm to 6pm

Reservation required:; tél. (+352) 26 58 20 69

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.

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