Many hard working hands where needed for the opening on 9th may. Workers from GermTec, municipal workers and many voluntary workers worked till the last day before opening on last preparations.
On Saturday, the 9th 2009 the grand opening started. 16 years after exploring the cave by SAH (Speläologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft Hessen) and appropriate to the 25 years jubilee of the SAH the key for the new show cave was delivered from Mr. Franz from the board of mines, to the major of Breitscheid, Mr. Lay. It will be the 3th show cave in Hesse.
Guests of honour, partners, and winner of the tombola have the possibility to visit the geological treasures in the new show cave in Breitscheid on both days.
All people, which came out after 45 minutes, have had the same opinion: “fantastic cave, amazing light-system, I haven’t seen something like this before”. Similar the position of the media coverage: Frankfurter Rundschau, HessenTV or local press, all agree to the opinion that this cave is something special. And not only the geological treasures inside the “Knöpfchenhalle” are something special, also the used technical equipment like FRP and LED-light.
As of 16th may die show cave will be opened for the general public. Because of the enormous request at moment, it is necessary to reserve tickets. More information about the cave and the booking you will find here: www.zeitspruenge.de