Guided tours

Guided tours

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Factory Tour voestalpine Donawitz

Fascination Steel: from raw iron to the longest rail

Stahlarbeiter im Schutzanzug beim Abgießen von StahlFactory Tour voestalpine, © voestalpine Donawitz

You wanted to know for a long time how raw iron is produced in the blast furnace? How our steel cooker produce high quality steel from it? Where the longest rails are being rolled?

So take advantage with a visit at the Leoben Donawitz voestalpine site. The free of charge and 3 hour long factory tour “Fascination Steel” demonstrates through the production facility of voestalpine Donawitz, by competent workers the exact process, from raw iron to the longest rail.


  • Reception
  • Video presentation
  • Visit of the blast furnace
  • Molten steel
  • Rail production

Registration required!
Minimum age 15 years

The Tourism association Leoben has reserved dates for Individuals and small groups:

  • Thursday, February 20th at 14:00 o'clock
  • Thursday, April 16th at 14:00 o'clock
  • Friday, May 15th at 09:00 o'clock
  • Thursday, June 04th at 14:00 o'clock
  • Friday, July 26th at 09:00 o'clock
  • Friday, September 18th at 09:00 o'clock
  • Thursday, October 08th 14:00 o'clock
  • Friday, November 06th at 09:00 o'clock
  • Thursday, November 26th at 14:00 o'clock

Maximum number of participants is limited up to 35 persons, reservations are recommended!

Tourismusverband Leoben
Hauptplatz 3
8700 Leoben
T.+43 3842 48148
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For bigger groups (6 people and more) please register directly at voestalpine:

voestalpine Donawitz
Kerpelystraße 199
8700 Leoben
T.+43 50304 26 2211
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For more information:


 Tourismusverband Leoben
      Hauptplatz 3
      8700 Leoben
  +43 3842 48148


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