BOOM! An immersive, multi-sensory special effects show
Go underground aboard our train in an early haulage tunnel
Copper mining artefacts, films, machinery & buildings
Opportunity to roll up your sleeves and try panning for gold
Interactive, family-friendly displays for miners of all ages
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Admission to the Britannia Mine Museum
Boom! A Live Action Experience in the Historic Mill
Know Before You Book
Children 4 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
Due to new capacity restrictions on our undergound tour please contact us directly for bookings over 4 people at 1-800-896-4044 ext 26
A maximum of 20 guests will now be permitted on tours of The Underground. Guests will be separated into groups, to ensure adequate isolation and spacing. Separation and isolation protocols will also be followed for the BOOM! show.
Please arrive 45 minutes prior to your reserved underground tour departure time
What you can 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! introduces audiences to the storey, 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.
A maximum of 20 guests will now be permitted on tours of The Underground. Guests will be separated into groups of 4 to ensure adequate isolation and spacing. If you are a group larger than 4 please call us to make your reservation at Toll-free: 1-800-896-4044 Ext. 226 Separation and isolation protocols will also be followed for the BOOM!
- Rumble aboard our underground train as it rolls into authentic mining tunnels.
- Discover BOOM! A live-action experience in the historic Mill.
- Push up your sleeves and try our Gold Panning Pavilion where you can keep what you find.
- Explore 10 acres of historic buildings and artefacts.
- 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. (Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day)
Find us on the Sea to Sky Highway 10 minutes south of Squamish or 45 minutes north of Vancouver.