Elliot Lake Nuclear and Mining Museum

255 Hwy. 108
Elliot Lake, ON P5A 2T1- Map It
Phone: (705) 848-2287

AAA Editor Notes

Elliot Lake Nuclear and Mining Museum, in the Lester B. Pearson Civic Centre on Hwy. 108, traces area history from the lumbering and trapping days through the discovery of uranium, going full circle through the mining, milling and uses of uranium to the closure of the industry. It houses the Northern Home of the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame. The Mine Rescue exhibit, 35 miners' lamps dating from the 1890s, a minerals collection, geologists' tools and interactive exhibits are featured.
$3; $1.25 (ages 3-16); $6.50 (family).
Hours: Daily 10-5, Victoria Day weekend-Labour Day; Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Good Friday, Easter Monday, second Mon. in Oct., Nov. 11, Christmas and day after Christmas.