Michel, Natal, Sparwood, coal mining, Elk Valley

TELLING THE STORY OF MINING AND THE COMMUNITIES OF CORBIN, MICHEL, MIDDLETOWN, NATAL AND SPARWOOD.

WELCOME TO THE SPARWOOD MUSEUM

UPCOMING MUSEUM EVENTS

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LEARN MORE ABOUT SPARWOOD'S HISTORY

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IN THE MUSEUM'S GALLERIES

The museum is home to pictures and artifacts spanning over 115 years of the region's mining and settlement history. Museum displays highlight the story of the early mines and communities of Corbin, Michel, Middletown, and Natal, and the story of Sparwood and mining today.

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ONLINE IN OUR VIRTUAL EXHIBIT

 Journey into the past and discover some of the extraordinary events, people and places that helped shape our community. 

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IN OUR COMMUNITY

Discover more about Sparwood's underground and open pit mining heritage throughout our community.  Visit the Titan Truck to get a sense of the scale of mining equipment used by Teck at local open pit mines today, or book a mine tour at the Sparwood Visitor Centre.  Remember the loss of lives in the area's mines by visiting the Miners' Statue. Take a free self-guided mural and artifacts historical tour that takes you around the downtown core.

LOCATION, HOURS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

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ADDRESS | CONTACT INFORMATION

141b Aspen Drive | PO Box 1628, Sparwood, British Columbia V0B 2G0

(250) 425-0560 | sparwoodmuseum@outlook.com

HOURS OF OPERATION

The Sparwood Museum is open seasonally from May 18 to September 2 daily from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm.


Off-season, the Museum is open by appointment.  Please contact Donna at 250-430-1136 to make arrangements.