Rebuilt from Ashes, a Gateway to Adventure

After surviving a devastating fire and an economic depression, Seattle flourished with the Klondike Gold Rush. As a key port city, merchants supplied would-be Klondike Kings and Queens on their way to Alaska. This cemented Seattle as an anchor of the Pacific Northwest. Today the park is your gateway to learn about the gold rush, explore Seattle area parks, and be involved with the local community. Read More

A ranger holds a door open for people

What's there to do? Plenty!

You set the pace for your Klondike experience in Seattle

Rangers within a visitor center

Welcome to Your Visitor Center

Operating hours and seasons for popular places to find a ranger in the city.

colorful painting of mountains with a lake and rocky foreground

See what's new in the Kerr Room

Chilkoot Trail: Inspired works from an artist's point of view. This exhibit features the work of Yukon artist Daphne Mennell, now to Sept 20

rangers talk to children at an information desk

Find a Summer Ranger Program

From Memorial Day to Labor Day the park offers a variety of ranger-led programs. Find one during your visit!

Last updated: June 5, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

319 Second Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98104


(206) 220-4240

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