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Address: 30 Electra Crescent, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 0M7, Canada
Phone Number: 18676684792
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: A Moving Experience. True Yukon stories live here. Come & experience big...
A Moving Experience. True Yukon stories live here. Come & experience big, impressive modes of transportation – dramatic, authentic, and personal stories of Yukon ingenuity & self-sufficiency. Group tours welcome.
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What an awesome display.Some great vintage transportation items, well laid out with lots of information. Definitely a place to go before you go to Skagway.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

What an awesome display.Some great vintage transportation items, well laid out with lots of information. Definitely a place to go before you go to Skagway.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The Yukon Transportation Museum is a great experience close to the airport. Lots of photos and artifacts from the "old days". Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

A great place to learn about Yukon's aviation history, the Alaska Highway, the White Pass Railway, northern resource development and challenges with northern transportation. A short walk from both the Erik Nielsen International Airport, and the Beringia Interpretive Centre - an equally intriguing attraction.

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Tsawwassen, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The people that created this museum sure knew what they were doing. I enjoyed the information, pictures and stories the most. Everything seemed so well thought out and planned. I love all things old and Canadian and if you fee the same way you cant miss on this unique form of a museum.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

My daughter spent over an hour flying from inside the cockpit of a plane, "riding" in a train car, watching a model train breeze down its tracks, saying hello to the sled dogs and marvelling at the pivoting DC 3 out front. We were treated to some great music and in the end she coloured a picture for me. Its... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This is a small but very fascinating museum that is well laid out, lots of information, incredible pictures from the last century and a blast from the past with various older transportation vehicles used in the Yukon . Loved it.

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YTM30Electra, Manager at Yukon Transportation Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - so glad you enjoyed yourself! Please do contact me at janna@goYTM.ca if you have any suggestions or questions for us! ~Janna Executive Director/Curator More 

Vancouver, Canada
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41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We just lucked out that although the museum was supposed to be closed they had opened it for a group of seniors. As the lovely Yukon hospitality is they allowed us to come in and join the seniors as they toured through. Our son is in love with all forms of transportation and was really looking forward it. As it... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Small but worthwhile to do both this museum and the Beringia Interpretive Centre next door. I did enjoy the displays-sled dogs had their own section!

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Coquiltam, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

A swivel mounted Dakota (DC 3) acts as a weather vane and a marker for the Museum located by the Whitehorse Airport. It is open only from Victoria Day in May to August 31. Fortunately a kind staffer let us in at the end of September as the doors were open for a meeting. We had the place to ourselves.... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We went in a quiet time and basically had the run of the place. It was very interesting and had an ok range of transport to look at

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Additional Information about Yukon Transportation Museum

Address: 30 Electra Crescent, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 0M7, Canada
Phone Number: 18676684792
Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 6

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