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

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Indoor Activities

Map talk with a Park Ranger

Visitor Center Activities:
(located at 2nd & Broadway)

Enjoy a Ranger Presentation each day at 10 AM - 45 minute talks on various topics in the visitor center auditorium. Summer only. Porgrams and facilities are wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome.

See the 30 minute film "Gold Fever: Race to the Klondike" in the visitor center auditorium at 8, 9, 11 AM & 12, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 PM. Winter visitors should ask at park headquarters for the movie. Hearing assistance and audio description available upon request. Theater is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome.

Check the schedule posted in the visitor center for park sponsored evening programs and other ranger talks. Topics vary and may include: wildlife, Klondike Stampeders, the Chilkoot Trail then and now, Life & Crimes in Skagway 1898 and more!

 
Mascot Saloon regulars - manikins at bar museum
Explore the Mascot Saloon - an authentic 1910 saloon museum where you can almost hear the tinkling of the piano competing with the conversation of hopeful prospectors. Open daily early May through mid-September, 8 AM - 6 PM at Third and Broadway. This facility is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome.
 
Welcome to the Moore House

Visit the historic Moore House and Cabin to experience early homesteading in this lonely valley. Open daily, early May through mid-September, 10 AM to 5 PM at Fifth and Spring Streets.This facility is wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome.

Did You Know?

A chunk of gold

The official Alaska state mineral is gold, which played a major role in the opening of Alaska for future development. There were more than 50 gold rushes in Alaska and the Yukon from 1880 to 1915. Learn about one of them at Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park! More...