Closed May 1
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park will be closing early May 1, 2014. The visitor center will be closed from 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm and will not be opened for First Thursday evening activities.
Events and Exhibits
First Thursdays in Historic Pioneer Square
Each first Thursday of the month, Occidental Park hosts vendors and entertainment while local business and galleries stay open late. Activities start in the afternoon and last till 8 p.m. Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park will also be open late each First Thursday till 8 p.m. For those who haven't had an opportunity to visit our park, stop in and explore the various exhibits on the Klondike Gold Rush. We often present special programs for each First Thursday. See what we have coming up this next month. More
Temporary and Traveling Exhibits
Throughout the year our temporary exhibits area offers exhibits on a vary of subjects, and they're not all about the Klondike Gold Rush. See what is being offered now and what is coming in the near future. More.
Did You Know?
Within 6 months of the The Great Seattle Fire of 1889 over 100 fireproof brick buildings had been built or were started in the downtown area.