MacBride Copperbelt Mining Museum

28 Alaska Highway #Mile 919
Whitehorse, YT - Y1A 0B9

Type: History Museums
(867) 667-6198
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The "MacBride on the Copperbelt" exhibit is a specific display within the MacBride Museum of Yukon History in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. This exhibit focuses on the history and significance of the Copperbelt mining area in the Yukon Territory.

The Copperbelt region, located near Whitehorse, played a crucial role in the development of the Yukon's mining industry. It was home to numerous copper mines and was a significant contributor to the territory's economy during the early to mid-20th century.

The "MacBride on the Copperbelt" exhibit explores the history of mining in the Copperbelt area, showcasing artifacts, photographs, documents, and interactive displays that highlight the challenges, triumphs, and innovations of the miners and communities involved in this industry.

Visitors to the exhibit can learn about the technologies used in copper mining, the daily lives of miners and their families, and the impact of mining on the local environment and economy. The exhibit also delves into the cultural and social aspects of life in the Copperbelt region, offering insights into the diverse communities that formed around the mining industry.

Overall, "MacBride on the Copperbelt" provides visitors with a comprehensive and engaging look at the history of copper mining in the Yukon, shedding light on an important aspect of the territory's heritage and development. It offers a valuable opportunity to learn about the people, places, and events that shaped the Copperbelt region and its significance in Yukon history.

Besides this history museum, there are three more history museums listed in Whitehorse. There's also fourteen attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of MacBride Copperbelt Mining Museum on the map above. If you need any other information on MacBride Copperbelt Mining Museum that is not listed here, please call (867) 667-6198 or visit their website.

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Opening Hours Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fees Adults – $5.00
Seniors – $4.00
Children (5-17) – $3.00
Family – $15.00

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