• Nine men pose with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border in the snow

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Verbauwhedes Cigar Store and Confectionery Building

compact two story Victorian style building, creamy tan and brown in color

Verbauwhedes Cigar Store and Confectionery Building

NPS Photo


252 Broadway

First leased by NPS in 1986

(View Floor Plan)

Learn about the history of this building (1.4 MB pdf)

Casey McBride, dba Taiya River Jewelry

On-premises manufacture and retail sale of gold nugget jewelry, and retail sale of other jewelry items.

Current Lease Expiration Date: December 31, 2016

Lease Area: 650 sq. ft (286 sq.ft. first floor/364sq.ft. second floor)

Did You Know?

Historic photo of horse mired in mud and snow

The White Pass Trail of Klondike Gold Rush NHP earned infamy as the "Dead Horse Trail." Over 3,000 horses died there as inexperienced gold seekers struggled to reach the Klondike. "The horses died like mosquitoes in the first frost, and from Skagway to Bennett they rotted in heaps." -Jack London More...