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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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Docked ship

We visited in September and site was officially closed. However it was still possible to walk... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Very interesting

After watching a very interesting movie, we did a self guided tour of the paddle wheeler. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited in September and site was officially closed. However it was still possible to walk around the ship and read the explanation signs.Beautifully restored.

Thank Blok
Reviewed 1 week ago

After watching a very interesting movie, we did a self guided tour of the paddle wheeler. It is very well set up for a self guided tour. Unfortunately you can no longer go to the upper level due to safety concerns. The displays of the...More

Thank Travellers5710
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Klondike is pretty impressive at first view and is interesting to look around. It’s a shame the tours were closed for the season as I would’ve liked to see more!

Thank Lizalang1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting but not worth an extended visit. Good job of restoration but other than photo op not much to do and see.

Thank The2TravelingFools
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The S.S. Klondike is a definite must see. The largest remaining stern wheeler in the Northwest. Parks Canada has done an excellent job of restoring the ship to its mid twentieth century grandeur. One of only 3 remaining River Boats in the Yukon and Northwestern...More

Thank wigsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is free and you get a video showing the history of the Yukon River. Self guided tour around the ship.

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 11 September 2017

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 4 September 2017

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 30 August 2017

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
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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.