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Britannia Mine Museum: Our most recommended tours and activities

Britannia Mine Museum Admission, Tour and BOOM! Experience

1. Britannia Mine Museum Admission, Tour and BOOM! Experience

Britannia Mine Museum opens up a little-seen world that fascinates all ages, turning out awe-inspiring sights and memorable family experiences. Explore 10 acres of historic buildings and artifacts, rumble aboard the underground train as it rolls into authentic mining tunnels, and discover BOOM!, a live-action experience in the historic mill. After entering the site, take a tour with an informative but informal tour guide sharing fun facts about mining, history, and life at Britannia. Learn and engage with interactive exhibits, and push up your sleeves and try out the Gold Panning Pavilion where you can keep what you find. Delight in BOOM!, the greatest show under the earth. Get an introduction to the story, sights, and sounds behind the architectural marvel with an immersive live-action experience inside Mill 3. The experience involves multiple screens, over thirty speakers, and physical and special effects that bring all the stories of the historic mill rumbling back to life.

Vancouver Squamish with Porteau Cove & Britannia mine Family

2. Vancouver Squamish with Porteau Cove & Britannia mine Family

Welcome to the Vancouver family tour of Squamish, Porteau Cove, and Britannia Mine! This private tour is the perfect way for families to explore the stunning natural beauty and rich history of the Vancouver area. Your knowledgeable guide will take you on a scenic drive along the Sea to Sky Highway, with stops at Porteau Cove and the Britannia Mine Museum. You'll have the chance to take in breathtaking views of the mountains and the ocean, as well as learn about the region's mining history and the process of copper mining. The tour also includes a stop at Squamish, where you can explore the town's charming shops and cafes, or take a gondola ride up to the summit of the mountain for stunning panoramic views. So pack up the family and get ready for a day of adventure and discovery in one of Canada's most beautiful regions!

Vancouver, Squamish, Cypress Mountain Day Tour

3. Vancouver, Squamish, Cypress Mountain Day Tour

Welcome to the breathtaking Sea to Sky region of British Columbia, Canada! If you're looking for a thrilling winter adventure that combines stunning natural beauty and exhilarating outdoor activities, then this tour is the perfect choice for you. This private tour is designed to take you on a journey through the awe-inspiring mountains, fjords, and forests of the Sea to Sky region, where you will experience the breathtaking views from the Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish, enjoy snowshoeing or tubing in the snow-capped mountains of Cypress Mountain and explore the charming town of Squamish. Our experienced local guide will show you the best of what this region has to offer, from the stunning vistas of the Howe Sound and the coastal mountains to the charming shops and restaurants of Squamish. So, get ready to have some fun and let us take you on an unforgettable journey to the Sea to Sky region.

Squamish ,Sea to Sky Gondola Full Day Mountain Tour Private

4. Squamish ,Sea to Sky Gondola Full Day Mountain Tour Private

Explore Whistler and spend a full day exploring the highlights of the Sea-to-Sky Highway on this guided day trip from Vancouver. A great way to maximize your time in BC, this trip includes a ride on the Sea-to-Sky Gondola and time out in nature with a visit to the beautiful Shannon Falls. You’ll also learn about the ecology and history of the region, including the 2010 Winter Olympics, before returning to Vancouver. Cruise up the Sea-to-Sky Highway from Vancouver to Whistler Enjoy amazing views of mountains, mega monoliths, and waterfalls Take a ride on the Sea-to-Sky Gondola and explore Squamish Includes private transport, tour guide, sightseeing stops & gondola tickets

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What people are saying about Britannia Mine Museum

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 13 reviews

It was fascinating to learn the history of the site and the show at the end was impressive. Tour guide was knowledgable and made the experience educational and fun. Close to Sea to Sky Gondola and a great drive from Vancouver.

We really enjoyed the experience! Excellent tour guide, fun and full of great information.