Top Choice Museum in Whitehorse

MacBride Museum

The Yukon's attic covers the gold rush, First Nations, intrepid Mounties and more. Old photos vie with old stuffed critters, and daily demonstrations, such as gold-panning, are good fun. Various buildings colorfully…
Top Choice Historic Site in Whitehorse

SS Klondike

Carefully restored, this was one of the largest stern-wheelers used on the Yukon River. Built in 1937, it made its final run upriver to Dawson in 1955 and is now a national historic site.
Area in Whitehorse

Whitehorse Waterfront

One look at the surging Yukon River and you'll want to spend time strolling its bank. The beautiful White Pass & Yukon Route Station has been restored and anchors an area that's in the midst of a revitalization.…
Landmark in Whitehorse

Whitehorse Fishway

Stare down a salmon at the Whitehorse Fishway, a 366m wooden fish ladder (the world's longest) past the hydroelectric plant south of town. Large viewing windows let you see chinook salmon swim past starting in late …
Museum in Whitehorse

Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre

This place focuses on Beringia, a mostly ice-free area that encompassed the Yukon, Alaska and eastern Siberia during the last ice age. Engaging exhibits re-create the era, right down to the actual skeleton of a 3m-l…
Museum in Whitehorse

Yukon Transportation Museum

Find out what the Alaska Hwy was really like back in the day; let's just say mud was a dirty word. Exhibits cover planes, trains and dogsleds. The museum is near the Beringia Centre. Look for the iconic DC-3 weather…
Park in Whitehorse

Shipyards Park

This riverfront park has a growing collection of heritage buildings moved here from other parts of Whitehorse and the Yukon.
Gallery in Whitehorse

Arts Underground

Operated by the Yukon Arts Society. There are carefully selected and well-curated rotating exhibits.
Historic Building in Whitehorse

Old Log Church

The only log-cabin-style cathedral in the world is a 1900 downtown gem. Displays include the compelling story of Rev Isaac Stringer, who boiled and ate his boots while lost in the wilderness for 51 days. Fittingly, …
Historic Building in Whitehorse

White Pass & Yukon Route Station

The beautiful White Pass & Yukon Route Station has been restored and anchors an area that's in the midst of a revitalization.