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The Museum


Less than a hundred years ago, this was the largest copper mine in the British Empire. Today, it’s a National Historic Site and a bustling, award-winning Museum. Wander freely and examine much of the mine's equipment left intact.

You'll come away with a newfound appreciation of Britiannia's hard-working people.

So talk to our smiling tour guides. Ask questions. Get to know this part of BC history. But, most of all, have some fun!

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