Rossland Museum Summer Hours

Aug 15 to Sep 4 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

The Museum is open year-round!

Summer Hours (to September 4th) - Daily - 10 am to 6 pm

Daily Outdoor Tours at 11:30 am and 2:30 pm followed by Gold Panning demonstrations (capacity is limited; please call ahead)

Important COVID-19 Protocol Notes:

  • Limit of 50 people in the museum as long as physical distancing of 2 metres (6 feet) can be maintained
  • Follow specific guidance posted throughout the facility for restrictions in the visitors centre, gift shop, etc.
  • If you are feeling ill, do not enter the museum
  • Masks are required inside the museum
  • Staff will require a first name and phone number per person/party for contact tracing purposes

Exhibits/Activities include:

  • Cominco Wing - history of mining and smelting in the area
  • West Kootenay Power & Light Company Wing - history of power generation in the area
  • Ski Wing - history of winter sports in the area
  • Social History of Rossland
  • Hunter Brothers Store
  • CPR Caboose & Rossland Train Station
  • Fire Hall and Fire Trucks
  • Le Roi Tool Warehouse
  • Roger Terhune Geology Building
  • Research support is available by appointment
  • Visitor Centre & Gift Shop (public washrooms and free wi-fi)

Some of our interactive exhibits will remain closed or altered to ensure sanitizing is possible.

School/Group Tours and Facility Rentals within or outside of regular hours are available throughout the year.
Please get in contact for more information! info @ or 250-362-7722
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Town: Rossland, BC
Venue: Rossland Museum & Discovery Centre
Address: 1100 Hwy 3B; Junction of HWY 3B and HWY 22