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Visitors play curling on an outdoor rink at the former Zeche... News PhotoCoal,Coal Mine,Curling - Sport,Essen,Factory,Former,Germany,Ice Rink,Mining,North Rhine Westphalia,Outdoors,Sports Activity,Vertical,Visit,Weather,Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial ComplexPhotographer Collection: DPA 2012 AFPVisitors play curling on an outdoor rink at the former Zeche Zollverein coal mining plant in Essen, western Germany, on December 11, 2012. Mining activities at Zeche Zollverein started in 1851 and were closed down in 1986. Since 2001, the former industrial site is inscribed at the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list. AFP PHOTO / HENNING KAISER GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read HENNING KAISER/AFP/Getty Images)