Press Releases

From the Museum


BRITANNIA MINE MUSEUM UNVEILS NEW IMMERSIVE MILL SHOW CONCEPT

20-Sep-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. Launching Spring 2019, the new Mill show experie..

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BRITANNIA MINE MUSEUM'S NEW EXHIBITS CELEBRATE HOWE SOUND

30-Apr-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, in addition to recognizing two significant legacies: the importance Britannia Mine played in BC's history and the impact it made to the surrounding Ho..

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BRITANNIA MINE MUSEUM CELEBRATES 110 YEARS OF DISCOVERIES

19-Jun-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. The day will feature family-friendly activities, includi..

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COPPER & FIRE ARTS EVENT RETURNS TO BRITANNIA MINE MUSEUM

10-Jul-2013

The Britannia Mine Museum is hosting its 11th Annual Copper & Fire Arts Event on Sunday, July 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. featuring talented artists from all over British Columbia and their unique metal and earthen crafts. Copper & Fire is the museum’s premiere summer event showcasing cr..

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BRITANNIA MINE MUSEUM HOSTS A FAMILY FUN DAY DURING MINING WEEK

22-Jun-2013

Visitors of all ages can enjoy family friendly activities including gold panning races, pony rides and cookie mining for kids, as well as learn how mining influences our daily lives through exhibits and educational resources. Read Press Release (/pdfs/04-22-13-BMM_Family_Fun_Day.pdf)..

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

23-Jun-2013

Our AGM will be on June 4th at 3pm at the Britannia Mine Museum. Click here for more info and relevant documents...

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CELEBRATING BC FAMILY DAY

23-Jun-2013

February 11, 2013 marks the first annual BC Family Day. The Britannia Mine Museum is proud to be part of the celebrations around the province. A number of communities will have gold panning activities for people to try their hand at finding gold. The gold rush was one of the things that re..

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THANK YOU RONA

23-Jun-2013

Thank You Rona! A huge thank you to RONA Squamish for donating Christmas lights to decorate our huge Super Truck. We have said it before but we really could not do what we do without the support of our community and businesses like our RONA. On our Community Day, December 8th we wil..

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