Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween

Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween

Double, double, toil and trouble; fire burn and cauldron bubble! The enchanting world of science returns to the Britannia Mine Museum for our 5thannual Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween event. Enjoy two weekends of family fun – October 20th & 21st and October 27th & 28th -- with special event pricing of $15 for visitors 5+ years old*. 

This haunting event is fun for the whole family and a scary-good opportunity to wear a costume. Activities run from 10am to 3pm including: 


Spooky Underground Train Ride 
Creep into the underground aboard our spooky train and enjoy a spine-tingling story! Best suited for ages 5 and over.  

Strange Science Show  
All the smoke, fire and fun of last year's show plus a new batch of potions and tricks to wow the crowd. Don't forget to check out the Apothecary after the show to recreate some of the experiments for yourself. 

Critter Emporium  
They're back! Aquariums West is returning with its creeping, crawling critters. Are giant cockroaches in your future? 

Village Fair   
Come one, come all, step right into our medieval fair! Funhouse mirrors and great Halloween memories are yours to be had. 

Witch's House  
Can you believe what you see with your own two eyes? A peek inside the witch's house of illusion could change your point of view. 

Cabinet of Curiosities   
We're bringing in some of the Beaty Biodiversity Museum's specimens for visitors to explore, including a skeletal replica of a blue whale fin! 

Dress Up and Snap a Pic  
Double Shutter Images will be on site with their photo booth. Wear your own costume or choose props from the booth for a free picture! A digital copy will be emailed to your after your visit. 


*Admission rates give full access to all Halloween activities, Spooky Train Ride and Museum exhibits. Regular underground guided tours are available for full admission prices.

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