La Mine d'Argent du Fournel


Openning time

  • From 01/07 to 03/09/2023, daily between 9 am and 5 pm.


The Silver Mine, a historic heritage gem unique in the Hautes Alpes.
Discover the work of the miners through the galleries in this universe in the heart of the mountains. Accompanied by a guide, you'll take an amazing trip back in time!

The winter break is over...

La Mine d'Argent is back in action for the February holidays:
- La Visite Incontournable - guided tour including 1 hour underground - at 1.30pm,
- L'Odyssée Souterraine - adventure game, puzzles and underground exploration - at 2pm,
- L' Escape Chateau - the most historic game - at 4pm.
Information and bookings by telephone on 04 92 23 02 94.
(Price: children €10 and adults €15 - visit recommended for children aged 5 to 12).

We offer services and equipments made for your individual needs

  • Educational visits
  • Booking obligatory
  • Shop
  • Set down on-site for groups
  • Guided tours
  • Picnic area
  • Coach parking


Animals : Non accepted

Clientele and groups

Age required : 5 years old

Minimum number of people : 10

Further informations

Booking essential for all services.

Bring very good footwear, as there is ice and snow on the path down to La Mine.
Warning: slots may be cancelled in the event of heavy snowfall...

Not recommended for people in poor health (mountain path leading to La Mine: 10-15 minutes with an 80-metre drop). Appropriate footwear and clothing recommended (temperature 12°).


  • Guided individual tours available permanently
  • Guided individual tours on request
  • Guided group tours available permanently
  • Guided group tours on request


  • Group rate available for > 10 people.

    Full price:
    Adults (+16 years): €16,
    Children (-16 years): €11.

    Reduced price:
    Adults (+16 years): €13,
    Children (-16 years): €10.
    Reduced price : Groups of 10 or more, jobseekers, students, large families, partners, visit + escape pack, etc. On presentation of proof.

Way of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Credit transfer