Closed March 18 - 19 - 20, 2014
The park will be closed all day on the following dates for scheduled maintenance; Tuesday March 18, Wednesday March 19, and Thursday March 20, 2014.
Do you need help writing your report on Seattle or the Klondike Gold Rush? Are you doing a History Day project on the gold rush? These are some of the web-based resources our staff has found useful for their programs, photographs, and displays.
These are just a few of the many available on the internet. Using various search engines should find additional internet sites not listed here.
U.S. National Postal Museum http://www.postalmuseum.si.edu/gold/discovery.html
Dawson Historical Complex National Historic Site of Canada http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/yt/dawson/index_e.asp
The Yukon Photgraphers of the Gold Rush Era http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Goldrushphoto/02english/02intro.html
Did You Know?
The Great Seattle Fire of 1889 destroyed most of the business district, but spared the residential area.