Along the beautiful shores of Glace Bay you will discover Cape Breton’s rich coal mining history. Throughout the museum, miners and their families share profound stories of life underground and what it was like to grow up in a mining community. You’ll also learn about different types of coal mining and see the equipment used to extract the coal deep underground.
During your visit, take a stroll through the historic miners village and enjoy a delicious home cooked meal,served with Cape Breton hospitality, at the Miner’s Village Restaurant.
Buy your tickets now to plan your summer visit!
Starting June 30 – Wednesday through Sunday
This package includes:
- – Museum Admission for 2 Adults
- – $50 gift certificate to the Miner’s Village Restaurant
(please call ahead to make a reservation – 902-849-1788)
- – Price: $68.00
To complete your visit, ask about adding an Underground Mine Tour. Guided by a retired coal miner, you’ll explore the depths of our underground Ocean Deeps Colliery, the coal mine located beneath the museum building.