Britannia Mine Museum admission ticket, tour and BOOM!
Attractions & guided tours

Britannia Mine Museum admission ticket, tour and BOOM!

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore 10 acres of historic buildings and artifacts
  • Learn and engage with many interactive exhibits
  • Take a tour with informative but informal tour guides sharing fun facts about mining, history and life at Britannia
What to expect

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.

Now Playing, BOOM! will introduce audiences to the story, sights, and sounds behind the architectural marvel with an immersive live-action experience inside Mill no.3. The experience involves multiple screens, over thirty speakers, physical and special effects, bringing all 20-storeys of the historic Mill rumbling back to life.

Rumble aboard The Underground train as it rolls through a historic mining tunnel. Push up your sleeves at our Gold Panning Pavilion and keep what you find! Immerse yourself in the live-action, multi-sensory experience of BOOM! introducing audiences to the story, sights, and sounds behind the architectural Mill no.3. Learn about minerals, the copper extraction process and what life was like back in the day as the mill building is brought back to life.

Take a step back in time at this award-winning attraction and National Historic Site. Located along the beautiful Sea to Sky corridor between Squamish and Vancouver. See you soon!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Entry tickets
    • Guided tour
    • Viewing of BOOM!
    • Gold panning
    What's not included
    • Audio guide
    Reduced price
    • Infants (age 0-4): free admission
    • Children (age 5-12)
    • Youth (age 13-17)
    • Senior (age 65+)
    Where

    1 Forbes Way, Britannia Beach, BC V0N 1J0, Canada

    Meeting point:
    You can find the museum on the Sea to Sky Highway, 10 minutes south of Squamish or 45 minutes north of Vancouver.
    What to remember
    • In order to meet your desired tour time, please arrive at least 45 minutes beforehand
    • It can be cool in the underground even on a warm day
    • The guided underground tour takes 40 minutes; then it is recommended to watch BOOM! and explore the self-guided exhibits
    • The total recommend time to visit the Britannia Mine Museum is 1.5-2 hours
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    When
    • The museum is open 7 days week from 9.00am to 5.30pm (please check website as times may vary)
    • Tours are every half hour between 10am and 4am
    • The museum and gift shop closing times will vary during public holidays, you will be advised on entry
    • Closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Britannia Mine Museum
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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