Mining and Metalurgy Museum of Bor – Asociaţia Pro-Mehedinţi

The museum has documentary collections structured on archeology, ethnology, history, arts, technical and mineralogy, which presents the mining and the metallurgical development from prehistory up to present.

Mining and Metallurgy Museum became functional in 1961, as the National Museum of Bor and in 1974, as a Museum with an interdisciplinary specialist approach for studying and presenting the development of mining and metallurgy from prehistory up to present and the impact of industry on the development and changes in the natural and social environment.

The museum has a collection of 11,000 inventory items that are kept in the warehouse or exhibited in permanent exhibitions.