Excite, inspire and engage your students with memorable, hands-on learning.

Finely crafted programs for K–12 link to learning outcomes, covering natural resource management and sustainability, how resources shape economies, mining and mineral processing, earth sciences, and environmental and social impacts. 

And there’s a unique opportunity to see real-life environmental remediation with the one-hour visit at the EPCOR Britannia Mine Water Treatment Plant Discovery Centre.

New for 2014-2015:

  • Mining Then & Now – The Bigger Picture. Use critical thinking to examine ethics and complexities of modern mining with this extension to Mining Then & Now. For Grade 6/7–12.
  • Groundbreaking now available online! We recommend your students view our award-winning movie about Britannia before coming. No longer included in our Programs, with the exception of Live Work Play.
  • Low Season Pricing continues – pay less in Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
  • Another BC-Teachers-Get-In-Free-Day – Oct 24 – RSVP here.
  • Again this year – two free class field trips to win – visit our tables at BC Field Trip Fair Sep 29 and BC Social Studies Teachers Association Conference Oct 24.

Over 10,000 students a year. Over 35 years of educating and entertaining students. Over 100 years of social and mining history. You can be confident your students will have an excellent field trip at the Britannia Mine Museum