Britannia Mine Museum Showcases Unique and Useful Properties of Copper in Summer Exhibit

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Just in time for the latest lifting of travel restrictions within B.C., the Britannia Mine Museum is introducing a new summer exhibit, “Connected by Copper: From Cells to Cell Phones.”

Running now to September 7th at the Museum’s Machine Shop, the exhibit explores how copper has been entwined in our lives and delves into the unique uses of the metal since ancient times. It also extends from last year’s Bug Buster exhibit showcasing the protective properties of copper that helps protect us from harm.

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Britannia Mine Museum Showcases Unique and Useful Properties of Copper in Summer Exhibit

Britannia Mine Museum Introduces Fun Spring Break Program

Britannia Mine Museum’s Terralab STEAM Learning Space

Just in time for Spring Break, the Britannia Mine Museum is launching its Terralab Learning Space and will be introducing special educational programming for families and COVID-19 bubble groups during Spring Break, as part of their year of STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art & Math) focus. Continue reading:
Britannia Mine Museum Introduces Fun Spring Break Program

ComeBack to Attractions: Vancouver Attractions Welcome Locals Back

You likely don’t need to be reminded of what a fantastic city we live in, with so much to explore right in our own backyard. Now that local attractions are beginning to reopen their doors, it’s an excellent chance to freshen up on why Vancouver is so highly regarded.

Before we can welcome the rest of the world to come back, we want to invite locals to get reacquainted with all the reasons why we love this city. Here are just a few of the attractions and activities waiting for you when you’re ready to venture out beyond your neighbourhood and be a tourist in your own town. Continue reading:
ComeBack to Attractions: Vancouver Attractions Welcome Locals Back

Win a Magical Trip for Four to Vancouver and Vancouver Island with Tourism Vancouver’s “Disney Descendants 3 in Vancouver” Campaign

Who’s ready to journey to the fairytale-inspired world of Descendants 3? The long-awaited third instalment of Disney Channel’s biggest global tween franchise will air August 2, 8pm on Disney Channel – and we’re celebrating by treating one lucky winner to a fairytale-themed trip for four to the magical destinations where all three movies in the series were filmed: Vancouver and Vancouver Island!

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Win a Magical Trip for Four to Vancouver and Vancouver Island with Tourism Vancouver’s “Disney Descendants 3 in Vancouver” Campaign

[CLOSED] WIN TICKETS to BOOM! A live-action experience at the Britannia Mine Museum

The Britannia Mine Museum introduces BOOM! an immersive live-action experience inside Mill no.3, that engages audiences to the story, sights, and sounds behind this architectural marvel. The experience involves multiple screens, over thirty speakers, physical and special effects–bringing all 20-storeys of the historic Mill rumbling back to life.

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[CLOSED] WIN TICKETS to BOOM! A live-action experience at the Britannia Mine Museum

Britannia Mine Museum to Launch Theatrical Show “BOOM!” in Summer 2019

This summer, Britannia Mine Museum will bring its historic Mill No. 3 back to life with “BOOM!”, a live-action theatrical show packed with special effects.

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Britannia Mine Museum to Launch Theatrical Show “BOOM!” in Summer 2019

Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend: Oct. 19, 2017

It may be grey outside this weekend, but under the cover of concrete, brick, wood, aquarium glass and big top tents, the city shines bright. Shed those damp layers to watch emotionally-driven contemporary dance, dazzling circus, art, and music. Or, let your mind light up the room with creativity at the Vancouver Writers’ Festival.

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Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend: Oct. 19, 2017