- Visit the award-winning Britannia Mine Museum
- Explore the state-of-the-art museum with many exhibits, films and hands-on activities
- Take a ride on a mine train and go deep into an authentic mining tunnel
- Learn how to pan for gold and then keep your findings!
- Learn about the science and history of mining from knowledgeable tour guides
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The tour guide was very passionate and knowledgeable. It can take a whole afternoon to see everything carefully.
Doesn't look like much from the exterior but don't let that discourage you. Lots of fun for the entire family and really interesting too...
We had a 9 year old and a 16 year old on this tour and they enjoyed it just as much as the adults! Highly recommend this trip and spending an hour or so in the self guided museum and gold panning area.
We learned a lot about the history of mining here, and enjoyed panning for gold
excellent and fun my 2 year old had a blast playing around and my wife and I enjoyed it immensly would recomend for anyone
For people with curious minds, this tour is for you. Good information on how the mining industry had evolved from it's early years to present. Great for kids. The fun part was panning for gold at the end of the tour.