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

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Nearby Attractions

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The Arctic Brotherhood (AB) Hall in downtown Skagway hosts the Municipality of Skagway's visitor center.

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Learn more about local attractions at The Skagway Convention and Visitor Bureau

 
 
Visit our neighboring National Parks:
 
 
 
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Visitor Center in Pioneer Square, Seattle

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Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park - Seattle Unit

Did You Know?

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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.