Palace Grand Theatre

Dawson City

The restored gold rush–era theater is getting a new foundation.

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Nearby Dawson City attractions

1. Fortymile Gold Workshop/Studio

0.04 MILES

Watch as jewelry is made from local refined gold, which is silky and has a rich yellow color, as opposed to the bling you see peddled on late-night TV…

2. Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre


Inside this impressive riverfront wood building there are displays and interpretative talks on the Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in (River People) First Nations. The…

3. SS Keno


The SS Keno was one of a fleet of paddle wheelers that worked the Yukon's rivers for more than half a century. Grounded along the waterfront, the boat…

4. CIBC Building

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The city of Dawson has started a long-term restoration of this derelict 1898 riverfront bank building that dates to the gold rush. Note how tin was molded…

5. Klondike Institute for Art & Culture

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The Klondike Institute for Art & Culture is part of Dawson's thriving arts community. It has an impressive studio building, galleries and educational…

7. ODD Gallery

0.21 MILES

The exhibition space of the Klondike Institute for Art & Culture, this gallery has regular shows.

8. Dawson City Museum

0.46 MILES

Make your own discoveries among the 25,000 gold-rush artifacts at this museum. Engaging exhibits walk you through the grim lives of the miners. The museum…