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

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Operating Hours & Seasons

Modern photo of Klondike Gold Rush's visitor center decked out with patriotic bunting

The Visitor Center is housed in the historic 1901 White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad Depot that has been restored by the National Park Service.

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Visitor Center & Museum

Visitor Center is open daily early May - late September
Daily: 8 AM - 6 PM

The Museum, located on the ground floor of our administrative building, is open year-round except winter holidays.

8 AM - 6 PM May - September
8 AM - 5 PM October - April

Both the Visitor Center and Museum are wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome. There are public restrooms in the Visitor Center.

 
Modern photo of The Mascot saloon museum with ranger talking to visitors

Interpretive Ranger invites visitors to step back in time to visit the restored Mascot saloon.

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Mascot Saloon Exhibit
Visit an authentic post-gold rush saloon museum with displays and exhibits.

Open daily early May - late September
8 AM - 6 PM

This facility is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome. There are public restrooms in this building.

 
Modern photo of the Moore Homestead

The Moore Homestead is a quiet place to visit when touring the Skagway Historic District.

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Moore House Exhibit
See exhibits in this restored home of Skagway's first homesteading family

Open daily early May - mid September
10 AM - 5 PM


This facility is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome. This building does not have restrooms.

 
Hikers stand in front of the Trail Center

Hikers at the Trail Center preparing to hike the Chilkoot trail.

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Chilkoot Trail Center
Registration and information for Chilkoot International Trail

Open daily June 1 - Labor Day weekend
8 AM - 5 PM


This facility is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome. This building does not have public restrooms.

 
Dyea campground with site locations superimposed over satellite image

Aerial view of Dyea Camp

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Dyea Campground

Open daily year-round, when free of snow.
Contact park for current conditions at 907-983-9200.

 
Modern photo of park administrative building

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Park Administrative Offices

Open weekdays year round, except holidays
8 AM - 5 PM

Did You Know?

Historic photo of a busy street in Skagway, AK

No gold was ever found in the Skagway River valley. The actual gold fields were approximately 550 miles north, near the junction of the Klondike and Yukon Rivers in Dawson City. Skagway became known as the gateway to the Klondike gold fields, a bustling supply town.