DescriptionSince the early 1950s Murdochville has been the site of a prosperous copper mining industry. Local companies are known for their use of the room and pillar method of mining: thick pillars of rock are left to support the ceilings of dugout chambers.
Visitor InfoMurdochville Tourist Bureau 365 av. Miller MURDOCHVILLE, QC G0E 1W0. Phone:(418)784-2536
Things to SeeCopper Interpretation Centre of Murdochville