Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site 

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Atlas Coal Mine National Historic SiteThe Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site is the last of 139 mines that once ruled the Drumheller Valley and stands today as a unique and fascinating reminder of the days when Coal was King! Climb the last wooden tipple in Canada. Jump aboard our 1936 mine locomotive and rumble down the tracks. Venture underground and walk the path of miners up through a 210 foot conveyor tunnel. Wander through an intact historic landscape, in a stunning badlands setting. Hear the stories of the men who dug for coal.

In additon to having the last wooden tipple in Canada, the Atlas Coal Mine has nine original bulidings to explore, including the evocative wash house, miner's shack and well-preserved mine office. Machinery buffs will enjoy the extensive machine display as well as a ride on a fully-restored Mancha locomotive.

Dynamic guides bring the past to life, and reveal new tales of mines and men.

Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site