Trier

78 km

Völklingen

158 km

Lorsch

51 km

Speyer

66 km

Maulbronn

World Heritage in numbers

Völklingen Ironworks

World Heritage Site since 1994

Size 6 hectares

Area of the gas blower hall 6,000 square meters

Number of blast furnaces 6

Active from 1873 to 1986

Number of employees in 1965 approx. 17,000