Tourism Squamish

Family Fun Days at Britannia Mine Museum

Come and celebrate BC Mining Month at the Britannia Mine Museum. Featuring temporary mineral exhibits, interactive 3D visual mining technology, a photo booth, drilling demos and much more. 

Family Fun Day Activities 

  • 3D Virtual Reality Experience
    New for 2019! Explore one of Canada's mines with an incredible virtual reality experience -- presented by Minerva Intelligence.
  • Finning Mining Equipment
    Do you like big trucks? Get up close and personal with trucks that make mining possible.
  • Displays & Hands-on Activities
    Below BC is back with rocks, mineral and fossils from around BC and the rest of the world. Engage with enthusiastic and knowledgeable geoscientists.
  • Photo Booth
    Double Shutter Photography will be on-site to capture fun family photos. Dress up in an array of fun and quirky costumes.
  • Fossil Display
    Brennan Marten (The Paleo Dude) will be sharing his impressive fossil collection with visitors.
  • Live Speaker
    Marshal -- who lived and worked at the Mine -- will be on-site speaking about the life and times of miners.

Full Schedule

May 25, 2019May 26, 2019

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