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Skagway Alaska Downtown

Main Street, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3201
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Good Old American

Nice city developed as if we are in good old days , olden type buildings , roads , very nicely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Old-time location

Skagway is corny in the nicest possible way. From Whitehorse we drove over the White Pass, which... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anthony J
St. Andrews
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“the main street” (18 reviews)
“gold rush” (35 reviews)
“souvenir shops” (13 reviews)
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Main Street, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice city developed as if we are in good old days , olden type buildings , roads , very nicely settled. nice people though very low population.

Thank Ghanshyam1949
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Skagway is corny in the nicest possible way. From Whitehorse we drove over the White Pass, which is spectacular, especially when the lake are covered in early morning mist. On arrival, the town was humming because of the arrival of two cruise ships parked at...More

1  Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Skagway, Alaska in August and the weather was cool and there were showers. We decided to take the deluxe club car train ride up the mountain along the gold miners trail. It was rather expensive but worth every penny..There are 4 trains...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very quaint town. Some lovely locally made jewellery to be brought, nice change from the numerous same same over the top jewellery shops.

Thank moessy
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We loved walking up and around the city. Beautiful. So relaxing! Great local shopping places with GREAT BARGAINS!

Thank brotherton5
Reviewed 10 September 2017

All of the wonderful shops, boardwalk and colors. Took a train ride, beautiful scenery. Spruce Tip pub and great food and for those that like beer, Spruce Tip Beer.

Thank Peggy R
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A small but lovely city. Close to the port. It has a variety of bars, eateries, good souvenir shops, tourist transport buses and highlights such as the bordello, fashioned on ladies in the 1800's during the gold rush days. Easy access to the White Pass...More

Thank Enza G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to buy souvenirs and get a lot of history about the gold rush. The starting point for the train ride or many other excursions. Close to nature.

Thank Abejo
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Skagway Alaska Downtown is preserved as the Skagway Historic District and is pretty much as it was in 1898 with the names of businesses still on the buildings ~ Red Onion Saloon, Railroad Building, etc. Visiting is a step back in time to the...More

1  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great community with lot's of friendly locals. The area has some excellent history and absolutely beautiful scenery. I will go back and spend more time there.

Thank Richard S
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Red Onion Saloon
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196 reviews
.21 miles away
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