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 Howe Sound environment
This family-friendly exhibit will let you explore the science of metals and discover how they have gone hand-in-hand with the evolution of society. The unique properties of metals have led to a variety of uses - some obvious, some less so. Come explore this exhibit and contribute your thoughts on ho..
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..
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..
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)..
Our AGM will be on June 4th at 3pm at the Britannia Mine Museum. Click here for more info and relevant documents...
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..
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..