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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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Double the Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween Fun at Britannia Mine Museum

Double the Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween Fun at Britannia Mine Museum

October 11th, 2018

It's the witching hour at Britannia Mine Museum this Halloween with two weekends full of Spoo-ook-tacular fun, family-friendly activities for all ages on Saturday, October 20th  and Sunday, October 21st, and Saturday, October 27th and Sunday, October 28th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Britannia Mine Museum Unveils New Immersive Mill Show Concept

Britannia Mine Museum Unveils New Immersive Mill Show Concept

September 20th, 2018

The Britannia Mine Museum is unveiling the concept designs for the upcoming Mill show experience, a new feature attraction and immersive multi-sensory show that brings the 20-storey Mill building and National Historic Site back to life.

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Britannia Mine Museum's Copper & Fire Arts Community Event Returns

Britannia Mine Museum's Copper & Fire Arts Community Event Returns

September 11, 2018

The Britannia Mine Museum’s annual Copper & Fire Arts community event is returning Saturday, September 15th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. featuring talented local artists and their unique metal and earthen crafts.

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Britannia Mine Museum featured in Premiere Episode of The Amazing Race Canada

Britannia Mine Museum featured in Premiere Episode of The Amazing Race Canada

July 3rd, 2018

Season 6 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA: HEROES EDITION is coming up TONIGHT, July 3rd at 8 p.m. PT featuring 10 incredible teams of everyday Canadian heroes, with the Britannia Mine Museum along with other prominent Squamish and British Columbia locations being featured in tonight’s premiere episode.

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Britannia Mine Museum's New Exhibit Celebrates Howe Sound

Britannia Mine Museum's New Exhibit Celebrates Howe Sound

April 30th, 2018

The Britannia Mine Museum is launching two new exhibits on Saturday, May 26th, 2018 that celebrate the beauty, nature and recovery of Howe Sound...

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Museum Receives $1.4 Million for New Infrastructure Project

Museum Receives $1.4 Million for New Infrastructure Project

March 31st, 2017

The Government of Canada announced today that the Britannia Mine Museum is the recipient of a $1.4 million funding contribution under its New Building Canada Fund. This fund is in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary and will go towards the rehabilitation of the Mill Building, a National Historic Site on the Sea to Sky highway, as well as several other historic buildings that support the Museum’s popular education and tourism programs.

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Britannia Mine Museum Celebrates 110 Years of Discoveries

Britannia Mine Museum Celebrates 110 Years of Discoveries

June 19th, 2014

Britannia Mine Museum is celebrating 110 years of discoveries since the Mine first opened in 1904. To commemorate this significant milestone, the Museum is hosting an anniversary kick-off event on Tuesday, July 1st on Canada Day.

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