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Epic mine!

My husband and I went for a short visit in the Eastern Townships on our honeymoon, and this was a... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Ottawa, Canada
Amazing! Loved it!

This was one of the best activities we did on vacation! The people here are the sweetest! Our... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Jacksonville, Florida
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“copper mine”(4 reviews)
“english tour”(2 reviews)
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800 Route 108, North Hatley, Quebec, Canada
+1 819-346-9545
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

My husband and I went for a short visit in the Eastern Townships on our honeymoon, and this was a very interesting stop! It was well worth our time and we learned quite a bit about copper mines of that time period. The staff were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Carolynn_Archer
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best activities we did on vacation! The people here are the sweetest! Our English speaking guide was the owners daughter, Charlotte, she was awesome and did a fabulous job at giving us our tour and telling us about the history...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LindseySim
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Put on your hard hat and be prepared to go three levels underground in this old copper mine. A good time for adults and kids. It's a little tight if you are over 6 feet tall like I am. There are several ladder/steps you will...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the visit. The tour takes approx. 2 hours from beginning to the end. We spend about 1 hour and 15 minutes in the mine. The tour is well organized and super fun for anyone interested in mines and learning a bit about history....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank christopheboucher
Reviewed August 9, 2018

When this attraction was planned, no-one thought enough about safety. The stairs in the mine are uneven -- some are shallow, some steep and some normal height, in random order. The lighting of the stairs is also uneven and sometimes shines straight into your eyes....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Pamela S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a great tour for kids and adults. Very informative and engaging! The kids had a great time, and it was a lot of fun.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Crivett3
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

This tour is AMAZING!! Great and informative guides in both English and French. The copper mine was closed from 1907 and was re-opened in 1995 by a local family (wow!!) who has created an incredible tour that includes not only the mine but the history...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank derek_jorgenson
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I visited this location with my family. The tour begins with a tractor ride to the top of the mountain. From there, the guide will take you to the top of an observation tower where you can take pictures of the area (beautiful). The guide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nadia G
Reviewed August 20, 2017

This excellent, informative and different tour is the creation of one family that wanted to preserve the memory of the mining towns and the miners in the area. They've done a magnificent job. When you arrive at the site, you see a few buildings erected...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank ilovescones
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting from start to finish. We called ahead the morning of to book an afternoon English tour. Our guide Oliver was excellent and extremely knowledgeable. Our two young kids were fascinated, as were we! Interesting rock formations and history. The ride up and down...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank AleeM314
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