All Parks Canada facilities are temporarily closed, all visitor services and all motor vehicle access by visitors are suspended until further notice.

The S.S. Klondike is located on the banks of the Yukon River on the outskirts of downtown Whitehorse. Enjoy a self-guided tour, a video presentation, the Xplorer activity booklet for kids or take a guided tour with one of our heritage interpreters. And be sure to check out our gift shop!

Please note that visitors must check in with Parks Canada at the Visitor Centre for important orientation and safety messages prior to boarding the vessel.

Getting here


10 Robert Service Way
Whitehorse YT 

 A pedestrian trail following the Yukon River is a pleasant way to reach the site from downtown or Robert Service Campground.

Alternately, you can get to the site via Whitehorse Transit bus.

If you choose to drive to the site there is ample parking with pull through stalls for RVs and trailers.

Whitehorse is easily accessed by air from Vancouver, Kelowna, Edmonton, Calgary and Ottawa. Many visitors take the Alaska Highway from B.C., Alberta or Alaska.

Hours of operation

The S.S. Klondike National Historic Site is closed for the season. See you next spring!

The S.S. Klondike will be open daily from May 16 to September 7 during the 2020 visitor season, from 9:30 am to 5 pm. Last entry is 4:30 pm. Allow at least an hour to enjoy your experience.


Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.

Detailed fee list

Facilities and services

Accessible Facilities Accessible services
Restrooms Restrooms
Picnic area Picnic area
Dogs on leash Dogs on leash
Bus parking Bus parking
Parking Parking