NWT Mining Heritage Society

Yellowknife sits on top of a volcanic belt that is 2.7 billion years old. The pillowed rocks were laid down in an ancient ocean environment similar to the volcanoes one can observe in Hawaii today.

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Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Beer Barge June 15, 2019 - Summer Renovation Work - Jamboree Photo Booth - Giant Mine Remediation Project - Spring Trade Show

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Monday, Mar 18th, 2019

100 Men Who Give a Damn - Summer Renovation Work - Giant Mine Remediation Project - Long John Jamboree

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Thursday, Nov 29th, 2018

The Yellowknife Historical Society won big thanks to 100 "damn-giving" men of Yellowknife on Wednesday night, November 28, 2018.

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