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Grube Samson
Bergwerk | Museen | Erlebnis
Barsch und Schärf GbR
Am Samson 2
D-37444 St. Andreasberg

Christian Barsch
Telephone: +49 (0)5582 1249
Fax: +49 (0)5582 923 051

Any income arising from visits to the Samson Mine and its associated institutions is tax-free according to § 4 Nr. 20 German Sales Tax Law.
The operators maintain a business liability insurance policy. Upon request, we will be happy to provide the name and headquarters location of the insurance company. Applicable area of the insurance policy: Germany


Liability for Content
As a service provider, § 7 para. 1 of the German Telemedia Law (TMG) stipulates that we are responsible for our own content on these pages according to general law. However, §§ 8 - 10 of the
TMG stipulates that we as service providers are not obligated to monitor transferred or stored information from third parties or to research circumstances suggesting illegal activities. Any obligation to remove or block the use of information according to general law remains unaffected. Therefore, any corresponding liability is incurred only from the moment that knowledge of a specific violation of the law is obtained. Upon notification of any legal violation, we will remove the corresponding content immediately.

Liability for Links
Our service contains links to the external websites of third parties; we have no influence on the content of such links. Therefore, we cannot assume liability for this third-party content. The respective provider or operator of each site is responsible for the content found on the linked websites. The linked websites were examined for possible legal violations at the time the link was established. No unlawful content was recognized at the time the link was established. However, without any concrete indication of a violation of the law, it is not reasonable for us to carry out permanent monitoring of the linked websites. Upon notification of any legal violation, we will remove the corresponding link immediately.

The content and works created by the site operators on these pages are subject to German copyright law. The duplication, dissemination and any type of use beyond the boundaries of the copyright are subject to the written permission of the author or creator in question. Downloads and copies of these pages are permitted exclusively for private, not commercial, use. Insofar as the content on these pages was not created by the operator, third-party copyright is to be respected. In particular, third-party content is to be identified as such. Should you nonetheless become aware of any copyright violation, please notify us of the specific violation. Upon notification of any legal violation, we will remove the corresponding content immediately.
Photos & Image Rights

All photos and texts are subject to copyright and are proprietary. They may be used only with the approval of the owners.

Picture Credits:

© Christian Barsch
© die drehen
© fotolia
© Jochen Klähn
© Hans-Günter Schärf
© Harzwasserwerke
© Ralph Hormes
© Stiftung WElterbe im Harz