• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

Temporary Exhibits

Cadillac hotel sign

Building Community

Lives of the Cadillac Hotel


The exhibit Building Community, The Lives of the Cadillac Hotel is a joint effort by the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park and the University of Washington's Museology Graduate program.The exhibit celebrates the 125th anniversary of the building where the Seattle unit of the Klondike Gold Rush national Historical Park is located.

The Cadillac Hotel would occupy the upper two floors of this building from 1906 through 1970. The exhibit will celebrate stories of those who bought this building to life. The exhibit will be up till April 30, 2015.

Copper and Levy store front

Klondike Gold Rush

Innovative and Interactive Look


Our next temporary exhibit will feature the Klondike Gold Rush with innovative and fun ways to discover the history of this short-lived event.

The exhibit will run from in early May through August with a special opening planned for the First Thursday event on May 7, 2015.

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