Improved Site Offers Online Archive Exploration
BRITANNIA BEACH, BC, June 30 /CNW/ - The BC Museum of Mining (BCMM) have
launched an advanced new website offering a host of multimedia features and
downloadable material. With online archival images and historical newsletters,
www.bcmm.ca is the place to learn about the history and the future of BC
The new website was created to enhance communication with visitors,
students and teachers, and history enthusiasts looking to learn more about the
Britannia Beach community, current exhibits and collections, and mining in BC.
The easy to navigate new site offers a searchable database of archives,
calendar, press area, tour information, and links visitors to the Museum's
social media pages such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
Future plans will see the Museum offering further online activities to
engage our audience, such as: The Curator's Blog, high-resolution image
library, video footage, additional archives, and new collections.
BC Museum of Mining:
The Britannia Historical Society, the governing body of the British
Columbia Museum of Mining (BCMM), is a non-profit society. The society was
established in 1971 to preserve the material and social history of mining in
British Columbia, and to educate the public about mining. It is a registered
charity. The Society is essentially self-sufficient in its ability to earn
revenues to maintain its operation. www.bcmm.ca
For further information:
For further information: Katherine Flett, Director of Marketing, BC
Museum of Mining, (604) 377-7003, firstname.lastname@example.org