Guided tour to the quarry in Val Fex

Dates
11 June 2024 - 15 October 2024

11 June 2024 - 15 October 2024

13:00 - 15:00

11 June 2024

13:00 - 15:00

18 June 2024

13:00 - 15:00
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Alp da Segl
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Under the expert guidance of locals, you will learn many interesting facts about the history of the newly restored Cheva Plattas da Fex quarry.

The old quarry at the back of the idyllic Val Fex has been given a new lease of life. The short documentary film "November is sure to come", which is shown in the old stables at Alp da Segl, introduces visitors to the topic of the "giovellais" (stonemasons). Afterwards, hike together from Alp da Segl up to the exciting, mystical site of the old quarry "CHEVA PLATTAS DA FEX". There, surrounded by thousands of fragments of the Fexer slabs of the Muott?Ota, there is a lot to learn: Stories about the people of Val Malenco and their hard life, the origin and geology of the quarry, the importance, extraction and use of the Fex slabs. You can see how the workers were housed and the collapsed tunnels where they dug.

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Nomad is back in town from February 22nd to 25th February – stay tuned.The exhibition Gerhard Richter: Engadin starts on the 16th of December.The newest issue of St. Moritz – Views from the Top is available at the Tourist Office and online!