Industrial monuments

Old mines are not peculiarities of the Alps. However, a giant dam, or a demonstration plant Swiss cheese? This is only the Alps can offer.

Industrial monuments are described in the following data: name, address, brief description, link to the website of tourist attraction, photo.

Asphalt Mines

Industrial monuments - Swiss Alps
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Travers, Switzerland

Asphalt Mines

Bex Salt Mines

Industrial monuments - Swiss Alps
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Bex, Switzerland

Bex Salt Mines
source: wikipedia/commons

Cheese Dairy

Industrial monuments - Swiss Alps
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Affoltern i.E., Switzerland

The exhibition cheese dairy provides a fascinating introduction to the art of cheese-making past and present
Cheese Dairy
source: wikipedia/commons

Emosson

Industrial monuments - Swiss Alps
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Switzerland

Dam.
Emosson

Grand Dixence Dam

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Hérémence, Switzerland

285 metres (935 ft) high one of the world`s tallest dams and the highest in Europe
Grand Dixence Dam
source: wikipedia/commons

Matterhorn glacier paradise

Industrial monuments - Swiss Alps
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Zermatt, Switzerland

The highest altitude mountain railway station in Europe - 3883 m
Matterhorn glacier paradise
source: Matterhorn glacier paradise Website

Solar & Wind Power Stations

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St-Imier, Switzerland

Solar and Wind Power Stations at Mount Soleil and Mount Crosin
Solar & Wind Power Stations

The Col-des-Roches

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Col-des-Roches, Switzerland

Underground mills
The Col-des-Roches