• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

Plan Your Visit

Cadillac Hotel

Klondike Gold Rush Visitor Center formerly the historic Cadillac Hotel

NPS photo

Park Hours and Dates
The park, is a single building in downtown Seattle, located on the northwest corner of Jackson Street and Second Avenue South. Currently it is open daily from 10:00 AM till 5:00 PM.

The park is closed every year for Christmas day, Thanksgiving Day, and New Year's Day.

Current Park Schedule
( Activites, Times, Dates )

Temporary Exhibits

( Present and Future Temporary Exhibits )

Special Events

( Details Dates and Times )


Nearly attractions in Pioneer Square
(Police Museum, Last Outpost Fire Museum, Milepost 31)

Nearby National Parks and associated sites

Within 1 hour drive or less from downtown
(Bainbridge Island Japanese Exclusion Memorial, Wing Luke Museum)

Within 2 hour drive or more from downtown
(Olympic, Mt. Rainier, North Cascades, Ebey Landing, San Juan Island)

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Other park sites of the Klondike Gold Rush International Historical Park

Skagway NPS Visitor Center and Museum

NPS Visitor Center and museum in Skagway

Tim Karle photo

Located at the northern end of the Inside Passage the towns of Dyea and Skagway became ports for stampeders headed over the Chilkoot or White Passes. For more information about these Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park sites

Cemetary at Linderman City

Cemetery at Linderman City

Parks Canada photo

The Canadian part of the Klondike Gold Rush International Historical Park includes the Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site, Dawson Historical Complex National Historic Site, and the Thirty Mile Heritage River.


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