BOOM! Wins a TEA award!

BOOM! Wins a TEA award!

We are thrilled to announce that our multi-sensory show BOOM! has won a prestigious TEA Thea Outstanding Achievement Award.

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A Bad to the Bone Halloween

A Bad to the Bone Halloween

Join us for family-friendly chills and thrills this Halloween.

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Ore & Orcas

Ore & Orcas

With Howe Sound/Átl’ka7tsem recently designated as a UNESCO biosphere region, it is especially timely that the Britannia Mine Museum is launching a new temporary exhibit with a focus on the Howe Sound region. The Museum’s Terralab STEAM learning space will host a dynamic, visual exhibit - “Ore and Orcas: The Remediation of Howe Sound” - showcasing the O120 Orca bone display and other marine specimens, to shine the light on the remediation of the Howe Sound marine ecosystem.

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Copper and Fire

Copper and Fire

The Britannia Mine Museum’s annual Copper & Fire Arts community event is returning Saturday, September 18th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. featuring talented local BC artists and their unique metal and earthen crafts. Copper & Fire is the museum’s premiere community event showcasing crafts derived from mined materials “of the earth.”

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Connected by Copper: From Cells to Cellphones. Press Release

Connected by Copper: From Cells to Cellphones. Press Release

June 2021

Britannia Beach, B.C. (June, 2021) – Just in time for the latest lifting of travel restrictions within B.C., the Britannia Mine Museum is introducing a new summer exhibit, “Connected by Copper: From Cells to Cell Phones.”

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Terra Lab Launches

Terra Lab Launches

March 8, 2021
Just in time for Spring Break, the Britannia Mine Museum is launching their Terralab Learning Space and will be introducing special educational programming for families and COVID-19 bubble groups during Spring Break, as part of their year of STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art & Math) focus.

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Community News: Carbon Engineering Breaks Ground at Innovation Centre

Community News: Carbon Engineering Breaks Ground at Innovation Centre

June 11, 2020

Carbon Engineering, a clean energy company pioneering technologies to remove or reuse carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, has broken ground on its new Innovation Centre in Squamish, B.C.

 

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Britannia Mine Museum's

Britannia Mine Museum's "BOOM!" Opening Weekend June 1 & 2

May 1st, 2019

Launching to the public on the weekend of June 1 & 2, the almost 100-year-old gargantuan Mill building will come to life with BOOM!, a live-action, sensory-thrilling, special effects show that sheds light into the mystique behind the 20-storey building and National Historic Site.

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Britannia Mine Museum Reveals Name of New Theatrical Mill Show

Britannia Mine Museum Reveals Name of New Theatrical Mill Show "BOOM!"

March 26th, 2019

Launching summer 2019, “BOOM!” is a live-action, multi-sensory special effects show that brings the historic 96-year-old Mill No. 3 building back to life.

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