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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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The last of the big sternwheelers

The SS Klondike is the last of the huge sternwheelers that ran the rivers of the Yukon during the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Poul O
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Hay River, Northwest Territories, Canada
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Great Display!

Returned to its former glory - lots of cool display items. Staff were there to answer questions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BuffaloLake
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Edmonton, Canada
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The SS Klondike is the last of the huge sternwheelers that ran the rivers of the Yukon during the gold rush. Now a historic site, on the banks of the river. If you are interested in the history, there is lots to see on the...More

Thank Poul O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned to its former glory - lots of cool display items. Staff were there to answer questions (very informed) and a good film before hand.

Thank BuffaloLake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It;s nice to walk around outside of this boat along the Yukon River. It's good to know what look like inside through outside of window.

1  Thank pldj m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It costs nothing to tour this early 1900s paddlewheel ship, used to carry silver ore from Keno to Whitehorse during the early mining days. Get a sense of how life was during the gold rush by first watching an 18 minute movie out in the...More

1  Thank wendyoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is really interesting. You can watch a good film to understand the history. The ship is impressive.

1  Thank Anne1617
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent around 45 minutes, went around the entire ship. They have kept the place clean yet rustic, portraying the gold rush days. It's nice.

1  Thank AGeeKay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you go to Whitehorse, of course you should visit the S.S. Klondike! It's a big part of the history of the area. And it's close to a lovely park that even has a spray park for kids which is pretty fun on a hot...More

1  Thank bibi569
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The S.S. Klondike is a real gem in the City of Whitehorse. I've taken all of my family and friends who have come to visit, to see it and go on the tour. If you enjoy Yukon history then this is a stop you'll want...More

Thank MMCowell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole history of the beginning of the last century is summarized in this visit. Especially with regard to navigation on the Yukon. You can not miss it because you can see it from a distance. When you enter it is even bigger than outside.

Thank ernestm317
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great throw back to yesteryear! The boat itself was the last and largest paddle wheel which plied the Yukon river. The cargo on board is very cool from the old crates to the vintage barrels a real treat to see

Thank GolfMad4life
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1rosebud_13
30 April 2017|
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Response from KenV48 | Reviewed this property |
i think it was $5.00 each.. the top floor is not acessable due to a dangorous ladder.. it is History at its best.
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