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Part of history.

Doesn't cost anything to take 5 minutes to check out some history as we always do on trips. Along... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
382wayneo382
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Perth, Australia
Captain William Moore Cabin

We viewed this cabin on a self guiding tour but it was much more interesting when we participated... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Della G
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Coquitlam, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Doesn't cost anything to take 5 minutes to check out some history as we always do on trips. Along with many others in this town. We did!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 382wayneo382
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We viewed this cabin on a self guiding tour but it was much more interesting when we participated in the park ranger tour. Captain Moore was an upstanding citizen of Skagway and he acquired hefty acreage around where is cabin stood. His later homestead adjacent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Della G
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This cabin was the last stop on our 40 minute Klondike National Park's ranger-led tour. The historic significance of Captain William Moore and his family was explained while we sat outside the cabin (which is next door to a later build larger family home). I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This house was the first home of Captain William Moore and his family in Skagway. They staked a 160-acre homestead in the Skagway valley in 1887. He was the founder of Skagway. It was part of the Forest Service tour of Skagway that we took....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EvBeE
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Was really cool to see the original building from the 1900's. Rich history behind the old buildings! Its a hidden area so you don't really see if from the main street, I just happened to get lost looking for the creek and came across the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bChAnTeLLeb
Reviewed August 27, 2018

As part of the self guided walk of Skagway you visit this old cabin that has several rooms laid out as they were back in the day. It gave you a sense of what life was like back at the turn of the century. Well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank alannsarah
Reviewed August 11, 2018

If I had to pay for this I would rate it a 3 as it is very small. I give it a five as it is informative, well maintained, and gives you a sense of what it was like in Skagway in 'the days'. Only...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mike5466
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Part of the "Good-time Girls" walking tour of the town. Interesting place to see. Surprisingly small

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dajones60
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This historic site is well laid out and a good self guided tour. The many rooms are well decorated and have clear descriptions to provide a picture of the life of the original inhabitants.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WaterlooDad
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Visiting the museum gave us a first hand view of what it would have been like to live in these times. The house includes many of the original artefacts from the home and family plus more information about the cultural history of the area and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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