Hillcrest Mine Disaster 105th Anniversary

On June 19, 1914, 189 men were killed in Canada’s worst underground mining disaster.

Explore the experience of the town of Hillcrest, devastated when 90 widows and over 250 fatherless children mourned in the aftermath of this tragic event.

Activities include:

  • Audio-visual presentations
  • Interactive exhibits
  • Interpretive programs

All activities free with regular admission.

Cathy Pisony
Program Coordinator - Community Liaison and Special Events

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

No registration required.