• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

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  • Visitor Center Closing at 1 pm

    Thursday Sept 4, 2014 the park visitor center will close at 1:00 pm.

  • Area disruptions Sept 3 and Sept 4

    Both local area streets, and walkways will be affected Sept 3 - Sept 4 by the NFL Gameday Village and Seattle Seahawks home opener. Street parking may be extremely limited and in area private lots will have higher than normal special event prices.

Operating Hours & Seasons


Spring Operating Hours: May 25, 2014 - June 14, 2014

Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Program Schedule for Spring (2014)

No daily scheduled interpretive programs are offered. Park movies (Gold Fever; Race to the Klondike, Days of Adventure; Dreams of Gold, Seattle Gateway to the Goldfields, and Hiking the Chilkoot Trail) are shown on a request basis. All movies are free.

 

Summer Operating Hours: June 15, 2014 - September 1, 2014

Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Program Schedule
During the summer program period activities and videos are scheduled on the hour and half hour from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM each day. For more information

 

Winter Operating Hours: September 2, 2014 - May 24, 2015

Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Did You Know?

Regrade booklet from early 1900s

Much of the Seattle waterfront, Port of Seattle, CenturyLink Field, and Safeco Park were originally tidelands, filled in during the early 20th century Seattle regrade project.