The Real Sam McGee

Learn about the man behind Robert Services famous poem The Cremation of Sam McGee.

Learn what is truth and what is fiction in the poem.

Offered twice daily from mid-May to the end of August.

Other programs
  • Gold Panning

    Try your hand at this simple form of placer mining to extract gold from other rocks and minerals.

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  • Kids Camps

    in 2018, MacBride will not host summer camps while we finish Construction. Join us in 2019 for camps.

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  • Museum Tours

    Museum tours available daily during summer months at 11:30am and 4:00pm. FREE with admission. Winter museum tours must be booked in advance, times may vary.

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  • School Programs

    MacBride Museum offers a series of special tours and Yukon-themed programs for kindergarten to Grade 12.

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  • Young Explorers’ Preschool Program

    This program is designed for caregivers and children to explore MacBride Museum’s animal gallery together. Activities focus on a different animal each week.

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