Krokoit – Cultura Meeting Point in Reichenbach

Gewandhausstraße 3
08056 Zwickau
Tel. 0375 2713 0

What is Krokoit? – Don’t you know?

Find out – at the cultural meeting point in Reichenbach!


Krokoit, also known as Siberian red lead, is a mineral, which is only found at four places on our planet. This and many other interesting exhibition items connected with nickel ore mining can be viewed at the cultural meeting point in Reichenbach in the parish of Callenberg.

The exhibition contains evidence of nickel ore mining in the region near Callenberg, a school geological collection and a chronological description of geological era using fossils.

The constantly rotating special exhibitions mean that there is always something new for people to discover, even if they have visited the centre before.

Opening times:

Tue 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Thu 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

By arrangement for groups