Hours & Tour Times

At the Museum


Welcome! Britannia Mine Museum is open year-round, with 45 minute guided tours offered throughout the day.

Please be advised that due to the Grand Fondo Bike Race SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th, the Museum will open at 11:30am with the first tour scheduled for 12pm.


Hours of Operation

Museum: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM


Gift Shop: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Summer Tour Times

Daily: Every 30 minutes between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM (last tour).

In order to meet your desired tour time, please arrive at least 20 minutes beforehand. Tours are offered on a first come, first served basis.


Most visitors spend an hour in addition to the tour to view the Museum in its entirety - exhibits, gold panning, film and the historical buildings on site. You may want to allow 1 to 1 1/2 hours for your visit, although many people stay for longer! 

Information on accessibility at this National Historic Site can be found here.