Travelers are voting Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex as the best mine near Essen. There are 1 mine near Cochem a city just 191 km from Essen and 1 mine near Wiesbaden which is 236 km distant. The most popular of these are Fell Exhibition Slate Mine near Cochem and Messel Pit in Wiesbaden. You can find 3 mines in North Rhine-Westphalia and 8 mines in the country of Germany. Our members favorite in North Rhine-Westphalia is Garzweiler open pit mine and Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex is the top pick in Germany. Want more? Check out our map of mines near Essen.