Virtual Mining Scavenger Hunts


Explore five different mining communities across B.C. and learn all about B.C.’s mining heritage and legacy, the different minerals mined in B.C, and mining and the environment.

Build Up Your Rock Collection


Build up your rock collection this summer by collecting rocks on your adventures! Use the pamphlet "A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles" to identify your rock samples. Remember, every rock tells a story!

Local GeoTours Near You


Explore the geology near you using the FREE GeoTour Guides, created by the Canadian Geoscience Education Network. There are tours and roadside geology maps available for locations all across B.C!

Visit Britannia Mine Museum


Looking for a fun family activity this summer? Visit the Britannia Mine Museum! Tour the underground mine tunnel and historic buildings, take a picture with the GIANT haul truck, and get hands-on panning for gold or exploring the TerraLab!

What's New
Virtual Geologist in the Classroom
Virtual Junior Geologist Workshop
Virtual Mining Scavenger Hunts
A new type of "Green" Mining?
September 30, 2020
MineralsEd's Response to Covid-19
March 20, 2020
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Geology!
December 19, 2018

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