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

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Places To Go

Klondike Gold National Historical Park has several park units. While visiting Skagway you may have the opportunity to visit:

The Skagway Historic District


Historic gold rush buildings in front of snow-capped mountains
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Visitor Center is situated in the heart of downtown Skagway at 2nd and Broadway. 

Did You Know?

historic photo of a steamship surrounded by a crowd at the docks in Seattle

Over 100,000 people started off for the Klondike gold fields, but less than 30,000 actually made it to the gold fields in Dawson City, Yukon Territory. The difficulties of the Chilkoot and White Pass trails forced many to turn back.