Britannia Mine Museum

  • 1 Forbes Way
  • Britannia Beach, BC V0N 1J0
  • Phone: 604.896.2233 , Toll Free: 1.800.896.4044

Greatest show under earth!

Britannia Mine Museum opens up a little-seen world that fascinates all ages, turning out awe-inspiring sights and memorable family experiences. 

  • Rumble aboard our underground train as it rolls into authentic mining tunnels. 
  • Push up your sleeves and try our Gold Panning Pavilion where you can keep what you find. 
  • Explore 10 acres of historic buildings.
  • BOOM!, an immersive, live-action special effects experience inside the historic Mill No. 3 building.
  • Learn and engage with our interactive exhibits.
  • Take a tour with informative but informal tour guides sharing fun facts about mining, history and life at Britannia. 

Open 7 days week.

Find us on the Sea to Sky Highway 10 minutes south of Squamish or 45 minutes north of Vancouver.

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  • Maximum Group Size: 140
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  • Year Last Renovated: 2019
  • Year Opened: 1974

Facility Info

  • Largest Room 150