Skagway Points of Interest and Places to Visit


Skagway Cruise Port

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 832 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nowadays Skagway is a scenic Alaskan cruise port, but 100 years ago it was the rough and ready gateway to the gold fields of the Klondike. The gold-era history is tangible in Skagway, where ...  Read more

Skagway Overlook

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 176 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

For stunning views over Skagway and its environs, take a scenic drive along the road to Dyea and follow the turnoff to the Overlook. The viewing platform at the Skagway Overlook takes in the town of ...  Read more

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 114 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The Klondike is synonymous with the gold rush days of the late 19th century, when the frontier settlement of Skagway exploded from a population of just two to 20,000 in a mere 10 years. The Klondike ...  Read more

White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 86 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Inching up steep tracks carved into the sides of mountains, the narrow-gauge White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad is a fun, historic way to see spectacular scenery. A number of routes travel through ...  Read more

Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 11 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Bald eagles have a safe home at the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. Created in 1982, the huge park protects the world’s largest collection of bald eagles and their habitat. Natural salmon runs are also ...  Read more

Yukon Territory

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The name Yukon is evocative as well as descriptive: adventure, the far north, wilderness, moose. In the vast and thinly populated Yukon Territory, where most species far outnumber humans, is a ...  Read more

Chilkoot Trail

Following the Chilkoot Trail is to take a journey into the past, to the time before the gold-rush era of prospectors when the Tlingit people used the route to trade coastal products for pelts and ...  Read more

Gold Rush Cemetery

The Gold Rush Cemetery is a fascinating place, allowing a glimpse into the past of the area’s people. The dates listed on the stones date back to 1897, and one of the most famous is that of ...  Read more

Jewell Gardens

Skagway is known as the Garden City of Alaska, and the Jewell Gardens of Skagway is one reason why. Combining gorgeously landscaped grounds and the Garden City Glassworks, it’s a popular excursion ...  Read more

Klondike Gold Dredge

The Klondike Gold Dredge, also known as the Sixtymile Dredge, weighs 350 tons and once helped gold miners sift through dirt and sand to find gold during the 1898 Alaskan Gold Rush. One of more than ...  Read more

Liarsville Camp

Tours & Tickets

Located in Skagway, the Liarsville Camp brings Gold Rush history to the present. The camp offers a number of memorable experiences and is especially great for families wanting an educational yet ...  Read more

Mascot Saloon Museum

Back in the gold rush days, Skagway was notorious as one of the hardest-drinking towns in the world. The Mascot Saloon Museum is dry as a bone these days, but during the gold rush it was one of more ...  Read more

Skagway Museum

If you’d like to learn more about Skagway’s gold rush days, step inside the Skagway Museum to browse its fine collection. Artifacts, photographs, memorabilia and archival material bring the past ...  Read more

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