Dawson City, Yukon
CA Y0B 1G0
Dawson City Museum
The Dawson City Museum is housed within the Old Territorial Building, and has been operating from this site since the mid-1960s; the archives operates as part of the Museum and collects a wide variety of documents and photographs relating to Dawson City and the larger Klondike region, with an emphasis on the personal stories of those who experienced life in the area firsthand.
Inclusive Dates: 1895-1999
Predominant Dates: 1895-1925
Approximately 10,000 photographs of Dawson City and Klondike Gold fields, placer and quartz mining claim applications during 1860 - 1960, records of activities of Yukon Gold Co., Yukon Consolidated Gold Co., diaries and ... personal records of Klondike Gold Rush “stampeders”, residents, and businesses of Dawson City, newspapers, and ephemera.
Summer (June to August): 10:00 - 18:00.
Winter (September to May): 9:00 - 17:00 (By appointment only.)