BOOM!

BOOM!

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Come and discover our newest attraction, the theatrical Mill show -- BOOM! This live-action experience brings the historic Mill thundering back to life with lights, sound and special effects.

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Foundations

Foundations

Open Daily

Come and see our new exhibit "Foundations," on our freshly restored Howe Sound Decks. This exhibit examines the Britannia's contribution to the local community, and ongoing Canadian research and innovation towards more sustainable mining practices.

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BC Family Day 2020

BC Family Day 2020

BC Family Day, February 17th, 2020

HALF PRICE ADMISSION! Bring the family and enjoy an exciting, fun-filled, educational day at Britannia Mine Museum.

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Heritage Week 2020

Heritage Week 2020

Heritage Week February 17-23. Bringing the Past into the Future

"Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today and we pass to future generations. Our cultural and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration, our touchstone, our reference point, our identity."

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DIG Day

DIG Day

March 14th, 2020

Delve into Geoscience. Engage your curiosity with activities that will open your world to the science of rocks, minerals, tectonic plates, volcanoes, and fossils.

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Spring Break

Spring Break

March 16th - 27th

Engage the whole family with discovery this Spring Break at Britannia Mine Museum. Family-friendly activities hosted Monday starting at 12:30 and 2:30.

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Easter Dino Egg Hunt

Easter Dino Egg Hunt

April 12th, 2020

Britanniasaurus Rex is back again for our annual candy-free Easter Dino Egg Hunt. Can you find his gem-filled eggs? Egg hunts will begin at 11am and 1pm. Be sure to be here in time to join in the fun.

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Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Saturday, May 24th, 2020.
Come and celebrate BC Mining Month at the Britannia Mine Museum.  Featuring temporary mineral exhibits, interactive 3D visual mining technology, photo booth, drilling demos and much more. More details will be coming soon!

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Copper & Fire Arts Festival

Copper & Fire Arts Festival

September 12th, 2020

Check out Mother Earth's artistic side! Our annual Copper and Fire event celebrates artists from all over BC that use mined materials "of the earth" including metalworkers, painters, jewellers and sculptors.

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