Welcome to Britannia Mine Museum

Last century it was a working mine. Now, its an award-winning Museum and Canadian Signature Experience, turning out awe-inspiring sights and memorable family experiences.

Come for a visit and see why this National Historic Site is rated 4 1/2 stars on TripAdvisor.

What's included with Admission?

Admission to the Britannia Mine Museum includes a guided underground tour, historical exhibits, gold panning, the award-winning film Ground Breaking and our newest attraction BOOM! With so much to see, you will want to allow 1.5 – 3 hours for your visit. Visit our What to See and Do page for more information.

Tours run regularly throughout the day starting at 10:30am. BOOKING YOUR ADMISSION TIME PRIOR TO YOUR VISIT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. We cannot guarantee availability for walk-up traffic.


For answers to our most popular questions please visit our FAQ page

Current Hours of Operation

*Hours are seasonal and subject to change.

As of June 25th, masks will be optional on the site and we are back to full capacity in both the BOOM! show and the Underground Tour.

Monday - Sunday
Museum 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Gift Shop 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Chatterbox Cafe 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

July 1st to September 5th, 2022

*As of July 1 the Museum will be open from 9am-7pm with 16 tours daily.

The Chatterbox Cafe will be open from 8am to 5pm.

*The first tour of the day is at 9:30am and the last tour at 5pm (check in at 4:30pm).


Ticket Regular Price Membership Price
Adults (18+) $36.95 $98.00
Seniors (65+) & Students** $33.95 $75.00
Youth (13-17) $28.95 $70.00
Child (5-12) $19.95 $70.00
Pre-School (4 & Under) FREE FREE
Daily Family Rate*** $130.00 $195.00

Gift Certificates & Memberships

The Museum is a fun experience for the whole family all year long! Members can enjoy unlimited visits throughout the year, joining us for a number of exciting events including Family Fun Day, Copper & Fire, and our Spoo-ook-tacular Halloween.

Memberships and Museum day visits make terrific gifts, offering an individual or a family a unique experience.

Learn more about our memberships.

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