• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

Photos & Multimedia

Step back into the Klondike Gold Rush through photographs and descriptions of those who participated. More

Not sure how you pan for gold? How did a prospector in 1898 remove 40 feet of permafrost to reach a bedrock paystreak? What does gold look like?

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Did You Know?

train tunnel under Seattle

Seattle has over 100 tunnels, some dating back to the Klondike Gold Rush period.