The Underground is an extraordinary opportunity to see what life was like at one the British Empire's largest copper mines. As an important part of British Columbia's history, Britannia Mine Museum is proud to offer our guests access to this Canadian Signature Experience.
Just like miners back in 1914, you'll board our mine train and rumble inside an early haulage tunnel. Inside, our engaging team of interpreters will demonstrate actual mining equipment, teach you about Britannia's quest for copper, and allow you to experience the mine's working conditions.
|Monday - Friday||Every 1/2 hour from 9.30 AM to 3.30 PM|
|Weekends & Holidays||Every 1/2 hour from 9.30 AM to 3.30 PM|
*The underground tour is part of your admission. Please keep in mind the departure time of the underground tour is included with your admissions reservation and cannot be easily changed should you miss the departure time. Underground Tour Schedules may change without notice.
Please note that adults and children over five will be required to wear a mask during the underground tour. The experience features two incidence of loud noise. Warnings will occur prior, and young children (three and under) will require an adult to cover their ears.
Make sure you grab a hard hat, consider bringing a sweater, and prepare yourself for one of Canada's most unique experiences.
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© 2022 Britannia Mine Museum.
The Museum is a premier, non-profit organization dedicated to presenting mining's relevance today and towards a sustainable future. We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the sovereign Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) First Nation.