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Trail of '98 Museum

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700 Spring St., City Hall, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-2420
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Nearl missed this little gem.

Wandering about trying to kill our last 2 hours in Skagway . The local bus driver told us to give... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weenjoyaholiday
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Great and affordable museum of Skagway

Awesome place to visit and for $2 per person, you can't beat it. Museum takes about 20 mins to tour... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2017
Travelbugfoody
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Fascinating display of gold rush memorabilia.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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700 Spring St., City Hall, Skagway, AK 99840
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+1 907-983-2420
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wandering about trying to kill our last 2 hours in Skagway . The local bus driver told us to give the museum look. $2 entry fee, costs of reading , really helpful staff. Well worth doing . Lots of information and artefacts relating to the...More

Thank Weenjoyaholiday
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to visit and for $2 per person, you can't beat it. Museum takes about 20 mins to tour and the attendants are great at answering any questions. Really nice gardens on the property and loved the apple tree (we don't have those in...More

Thank Travelbugfoody
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Great info and artifacts and for $2 you can't really go wrong. All sorts of cool "antiques" to check out and information about what people brought up to Skagway before, during and after the gold rush. The local artist highlights are also lovely. Don't miss...More

Thank Annie C
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Set in the former McCabe College building, this museum offers lots of local artifacts, nicely presented. We're museum buffs, and still we got some fascinating new information that we didn't know before.

Thank RuNanS
Reviewed June 26, 2017

didn't go in due to the late time in the day. Walked by from the outside was was impressed by the building. Nice structure which makes a great photo op

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed November 14, 2016

The best place to get an idea what Skagway was like not only during the gold rush but also in the forties when the army took over the town and railroad to build the Alcan Highway.

2  Thank Michael B
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Interesting exhibits well laid out , and good fun to learn about the area. Well informed staff and they sure love the area, and you cannot blame them for that at all!

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Very interesting and extensive displays of the history of Skagway. As we were on a tour, the visit was a bit rushed. Well worth a good solid hour, or if you are doing your own tour, make the museum one of your major stops. Very...More

2  Thank Don L
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Had many artifacts from the gold rush days. The pieces were interesting and the exhibits were well laid out.

1  Thank RRWW49
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We had visited the museum in the past and stopped in to have a look at some of their exhibits. We were pleasantly surprised to see that they had completely redone and updated all the exhibits. Very nice look at the history of the town.

1  Thank Staggerwing12
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The museum had a suggested donation amount last summer, 2016, and must cost considerably more than the donations to actually run....
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