• Nine men pose with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border on the trail

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Nearby Attractions

Arctic Brotherhood Hall

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

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Learn More about Local Attractions through

The Skagway Convention and Visitor Bureau

 
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Parks Canada Logo

Parks Canada

National Historic Sites of Canada in the Klondike
 
Visit our neighboring National Parks:
 
 
 
large, brick three story building on busy corner in Pioneer Square, Seattle

Visitor Center in Pioneer Square, Seattle

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Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park - Seattle Unit

Did You Know?

historic photo of Skagway, AK showing horses and ladies with long dresses in mud street

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.