MEMBERS OF ERIH

Please find below the current list of ERIH members.
You can either see all members in Europe or select the members by individual countries. 

Irun | Spain
Man has been using minerals from Aiako Harria since Roman times. At the beginning of the 20th century major mining activities were initiated in the Irun hills. Iron carbonate was mined from the Meazuri, Meagorri, Aitzondo and Basakaitz galleries to be burnt in the Iruguretza furnaces and converted ...
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Irugurutzeta Furnaces
Hornos de Irugurutzeta
Meaka 110-Ibarla
20305 Irun, Spain

Karrantza | Spain
In 1956 exploitation began of the Donosa quarry located in the Peña de Ranero mountain, next to the Pozalagua Caves.  The mineral dolomite was extracted from the quarry andthen transported to the Ambasaguas district by cable car. There stood the dolomite factory with the unloading station and the ...
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Dolomitas Museum
Museo Dolomitas
C/Ambasaguas S/N
48891 Karrantza, Spain

The Lea river begins on the northern slope of the Oiz Mountains and at Lekeitio flows into the Cantabian Sea. It is a short river, but its hydropower has been used since the 14th century for the operation of forges and mills. Even today, the remains of buildings, barrages and inflow trenches of ...
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Lea River's Industrial Landscape with Marierrota Tide Mill
Sendero del Lea | Molino de Marierrota
Lekeitio, Spain

The centre of interpretation of the technique of navigation at Santa Katalina lighthouse offers the opportunity to experience the sensation of the sailors who, lost in the sea, see the light of the lighthouse, which brings them back home. Through technological means, the visitor can learn the basics ...
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Santa Katalina Lighthouse Interpretation Centre
Faro de Santa Catalina
Avenida Santa Katalina, 65
48280 Lekeitio, Spain

Madrid | Spain
Madrid’s Delicias station was built in 1880, with a 170m X 34m train shed whose wrought-iron construction was based on principles demonstrated at the Paris International Exhibition of 1878.Train services ceased in 1968 and since 1984 it has served to house Madrid's railway museum which has one of ...
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Railway Museum Madrid
Museo del Ferrocarril de Madrid
Paseo de la Delicias 61
28045 Madrid, Spain

The museum occupies the Dipòsits Vells (Old Cisterns) which collected and stored 12,000 m3 of water from the Sèquia canal and which were built by the civil engineer Marià Potó between 1861 and 1865. Nowadays, the museum has two permanent exhibitions spaces.The Sèquia and water: This exhibit ...
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Manresa Museum of Technology
Museu de la Tècnica de Manresa
Carretera de Santpedor, 55
08242 Manresa, Spain

Muskiz | Spain
El Pobal Ironworks, a 500 years old foundry, is the only of all the ancient foundries located in the Basque Country that has preserved part of the original mechanisms and installations. This hydraulic and preindustrial complex includes a watermill dated back to the XVIIth Century, a palace and the ...
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El Pobal Ironworks
Ferrería de El Pobal
48550 Muskiz, Spain

Oiartzun | Spain
The mining galleries of Arditurri are one of the few which have been worked continuously for 2000 years. At present times, the surroundings of the mining land have been reclaimed ??, after more than 20 years of inactivity since the Real Compañía Asturiana de Minas gave up working the wealthy mines ...
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Arditurri Mine
Arditurri Bedea, 3
20180 Oiartzun, Spain

The Mutiloa mining reserve extended its transport and storage facilities to the municipality of Ormaiztegi, where it was linked to the Madrid-Irún railway line, looking for profitability in European markets. This rich iron ore supplied the English and French foundries such as Les Forges del Adour de ...
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Mutiloa Mines and Ormaiztegi’s Viaduct
Muxika Egurastokia
20212 Ormaiztegi, Spain

Pasai San Pedro | Spain
Albaola the Maritime Heritage Factory is a shipyard-museum dedicated to the promotion and development of Basque maritime heritage. It focuses particularly on the construction of historic boats and ships and retaining the traditional skills involved in and around shipbuilding, such as ropemaking, ...
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Albaola the Maritime Heritage Factory
Ondartxo pasealekua 1
20110 Pasai San Pedro, Spain

Pasaia | Spain
MATER is the last big Basque wooden tuna ship. After it stopped fishiing, it was saved from being broken up by Itsas Gela, in 2003. Nowadays, MATER is docked at the port of Pasaia, and has become a true living piece of maritime heritage. This peculiar EcoActive ship has two objectives: informing ...
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'Mater' Tuna Boat Museum
Museo Mater
Arraunlari kalea z/g
20110 Pasaia, Spain

Portugalete | Spain
Portugalete is a municipality on the south–west bank of the River Nervión downstream from Bilbao, where the river is best known as the Ria de Bilbao. The industrial museum RIALIA (which takes its name from the river) occupies a building begun in 1993 which was intended for various projects that did ...
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RIALIA: Museum of Industry
RIALIA: Museo de la Industria
Paseo de la Canilla
48920 Portugalete, Spain

Housed in La Energía, an Art Nouveau building in Plaça del Gas, the Gas Museum takes visitors on a journey through the development of the gas and electricity industries in the 19th and 20th centuries. Reviewing the social changes brought about by the use of new technologies and inventions, the ...
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The Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation Gas Museum
Museo del Gas de la Fundación Gas Natural Fenosa
Plaza del Gas, 8
08201 Sabadell, Spain

Sagunto | Spain
Puerto de Sagunto, one of the latest factory-town of Spain, offers us a journey through its Industrial heritage, legacy of his more recent history. Its origins are due to the initiative of the Basque shipping company “Sota y Aznar”, which chose this point on the coast in 1900 to release iron ore ...
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Puerto de Sagunto
Address Horno Alto nº2: Avenida Altos Hornos 46520 Puerto de Sagunto
Address Tourist Info Sagunto: Plaza Cronista Chabret s/n
46500 Sagunto, Spain

The Fisherman’s Guild has been traditionally used for all the activities related to the sea and the people who worked there. The building was built in 1916 and rebuilt in 2012, when the maritime museum Santurtzi Itsasoa Museoa opened its doors in the old basement that was once used as a warehouse.  ...
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Museum of the Sea | 'Agurtza' Fishing Boat
Santurtzi Itsasoa Museoa
Puerto Pesquero 20
48980 Santurtzi, Spain

Segovia | Spain
The visit to Real Casa de Moneda invites you to learn the thrilling history of this building built by Felipe II. You will learn about the minting processes which were used here over three hundred years in the fabrication of money.Display panels explain the different historical stages of production, ...
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Royal Mint
Real Casa de Moneda de Segovia
Calle la Moneda
40003 Segovia, Spain

Trapagaran | Spain
The Larreineta Cliff Railway was built in 1926 to connect the mining neighbourhoods of Larreineta and La Arboleda to the town of Trapagaran, located in the Valley. This required overcoming a 342-metre difference in altitude, which was impossible using conventional railway systems. Unlike most cliff ...
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Larreineta Cliff Railway
Funicular Larreineta
Funicular kalea, 30
48510 Trapagaran, Spain

The collection on show at the Fournier Museum of Playing Cards in Álava was started by Félix Alfaro Fournier in 1916 when he took over the family business of manufacturing playing cards. His interests as both a manufacturer and an avid collector led him to build up a collection of playing cards, ...
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Fournier Museum of Playing Cards in Álava
Museo Fournier de Naipes
Cuchillería, 54
01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

Since the 11th century and through the centuries, iron ore has been extracted at the Aizpea mining complex. As a result of this activity a special landscape has developed at this location, the landscape of the Iron Mountain. In 1512 the Catholic Kings granted the exploitation rights of the Aizpea ...
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Aizpea Mining Complex – The Iron Mountain of Zerain
Herriko plaza, z/g
20214 Zerain, Spain

Hejnice | Czech Republic
Hejnice is a small town on the River Smĕda in the Jezera Mountains in Bohemia, and was a municipality in the Sudentenland between 1938 and 1945. The museum is located at beautiful site of Jizera mountains landscape in former textile factory “Baumwollspinerei Karl Bienert und Söhne”, which is an ...
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Jizera Mountains Technical Museum
Jizerskohorské Technické Muzeum
Bily Potok 295
46362 Hejnice, Czech Republic

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