History of mining in Spiš (STM exhibition)
There is an external exposition of the Technical University of Košice located In the multifunctional building of energetic and mining center in Spišská Nová Ves. This exposition focuses on the mining history in the Spiš region of Slovakia. This museum includes things like mining lights, uniforms, safety equipment, samples of different minerals and rocks mined in the Spiš area, and many other exhibits. Photographs taken by Miloš Geisel in the mines of Spiš have a significant documentary value. The most unique pictures include those of the interior design of mines at Hlncik, (so called mining gothic). Part of the exhibition is also over 500 samples of different rocks from Slovakia, Czech Republic and 23 other countries. Different kinds of occasional exhibitions, lectures and cultural-educational events also take place here.