District of Wells

Art. History. Adventure.

The Wells Museum

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The Wells Museum occupies a building that once served as the Island Mountain Mine office.  Explore its diverse collection of artifacts recalling the second Cariboo Gold Rush from 1930-1967.  Of particular interest is the gian chess set made from drill bits as well as the two vaults located on the sides of the building that were used for gold and money.

Contact:
(250) 994.3422
Bill Quackenbush: bill.quackenbush@barkerville.ca
www.wellsmuseum.ca

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The Wells Museum