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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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The S.S. Klondike is a definite must see. The largest remaining stern wheeler in the Northwest... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Hamilton Ontario Canada
Wonderful Old Paddlewheeler

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

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Jean W
Abbotsford, Canada
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

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 21 September 2017

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 13 September 2017 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 Wendy O
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank Anne1617
Reviewed 29 August 2017

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 28 August 2017

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 23 August 2017

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
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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.