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

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Visitor Centers

A ranger talks to a visitor
Learn about park activites, join a ranger program, or find the information you need at the Visitor Center.
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Large red building on a corner with many pedestrians

The Visitor Center is housed in the historic 1898 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.7:30 AM - 6 PM May - September
8 AM - 5 PM October - April, weekdays only

Both the Visitor Center and Museum are wheelchair accessible and service animals are welcome.

Did You Know?

Historic photo of a tent camp along the Chilkoot Trail

During the height of the Klondike Gold Rush, Finnegan's Camp on the Chilkoot Trail was a tent city. There were saloons, restaurants and hotels all housed in tents.