On Site Pop Ups: Toolbox Sessions

On Site Pop Ups: Toolbox Sessions

July and August

Keep an eye out for spontaneous Toolbox Sessions at Britannia Mine Museum featuring mini-activities for all ages.

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Mill Photo Display --

Mill Photo Display -- "Mill Stills"

June to September

"Mill Stills" is a temporary photo instillation in our Machine Shop that showcases the Mill's story of innovation and mining.

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BOOM! A Live-Action Experience

BOOM! A Live-Action Experience

Now Playing

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

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Copper & Fire Arts Festival

Copper & Fire Arts Festival

September 14, 2019

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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Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween

Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween

October 19th & 20th and 26th & 27th
The exciting world of science returns to the Museum. Family friendly activities that focus on ‘scary’ science. Bugs, unusual things to touch and themed games will delight those that are not too afraid to try and explore our spooky science.

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Christmas Magic & Photos with Santa

Christmas Magic & Photos with Santa

December 8th & 14th

The spirit of Christmas returns to the Britannia Mine Museum. Ride the train to see Santa in the Christmas Grotto.  Have your picture taken with Santa and enjoy the lights and decorations of the season in the historic machine shop where hands-on activities will put young and old into the spirit of the season.

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Foundations Exhibit

Foundations Exhibit

Open Daily

Come see our new exhibit "Foundations" on the freshly restored Howe Sound Decks.

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