NWT Mining Heritage Society

The oldest rock in the world can be found in the Northwest Territories. It is called the Acasta Gneiss and is dated at 3.9 billion years.

Latest News

Wednesday, Nov 7th, 2018

In this issue: Annual General Meeting - Museum Construction Completed - Coming Events

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Monday, Oct 1st, 2018

Annual General Meeting - 10th annual Beer Barge was a Success - Summer Work Parties - Museum Construction Completed

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Friday, Sep 28th, 2018

Construction and repairs to the Giant Mine recreation hall are underway in July, August, September and October 2018. Crews with Paul Brothers Nextreme Inc have been busy removing hazardous waste and framing new exterior walls. By the end of the summer, the building will have new windows, doors, and siding. This is an important phase of construction for the proposed museum facility.

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