In a few words
Live a unique experience in the heart of Thetford's mining heritage. Discover the mines that gave birth to some to Quebec's first mining towns and villages. This two hour tour brings you to the discovery ground of the “cotton stone” in 1876. Discovery the authenticity of the buildings, the artificial mountains and of the wells. The tour takes you around the big open pits of the Beaver and British Canadian Mines. The tour concludes with views that will take your breath away and a stop to collect minerals.
From July 1st to Labord Day (september)
- Elderly: $28.95
- Students : (7 to 17 years old): $18.95
- Children : $6.95
- Family rate * : $78.95
Price included : Mining guided tour, Musée minéralogique and Centre historique de la mine King
* Family rate is for 2 adults and 2 children/students.