Daily Summer Programs

Goldpanning at MacBride Museum

10am  The Real Sam McGee

Find out the truth behind Robert Service’s legendary character Sam McGee, immortalized in The Cremation of Sam McGee, in this presentation in front of the cabin built by McGee himself.

Goldpanning at MacBride Museum

10:30am  Pan for real Klondike Gold

Try your hand at one of the Yukon’s oldest professions...gold panning. Gold is guaranteed in every pan. ($)

Goldpanning at MacBride Museum

11am  Historic Whitehorse Walking Tour

Walk through the historical downtown and hear about its storied residents.

Historical Presentation

1:30pm  Historical Presentation

Topics vary daily from Yukon’s steamboat era to the Canol Pipeline to the Chilkoot Trail. Call 867-667-2709, ext.4, for today’s topic, or click here for A LIST OF SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS

Goldpanning at MacBride Museum

2:30pm  Pan for real Klondike Gold

Try your hand at one of the Yukon’s oldest professions...gold panning. Gold is guaranteed in every pan. ($7)

Goldpanning at MacBride Museum

3pm  The Real Sam McGee

Find out the truth behind Robert Service’s legendary character Sam McGee, immortalized in The Cremation of Sam McGee, in this presentation in front of the cabin built by McGee himself.

Animal Crackers at MacBride Museum

3pm  Tour of the S.S. Klondike National Historic Site

Tour the S.S. Klondike National Historic Site with one of our knowledgeable interpreters. ($) *All S.S. Klondike Tours must be pre-booked by calling 867-667-2709x4, or emailing frontdesk@macbridemuseum.com Tours must be booked and confirmed by 3:30pm on the day of the tour. Tours will only run if pre-bookings have been made.

Animal Crackers at MacBride Museum

4:30pm  Animal Crackers

Explore MacBride Museum’s animal gallery with one of our knowledgable interpreters and play Who Dung It?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MacBride Museum of Yukon History
1124 Front St. Whitehorse,
Yukon Canada Y1A 1A4
Phone: (867) 667-2709
pcunning@macbridemuseum.com
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Museum Hours WE ARE OPEN ALL YEAR
Summer Hours
May 15 - August 31
Daily 9:30am-5:00pm
(Open until 7:00 pm on Wednesdays and
Thursdays in July and August).
Summer Hours (May 16-August 31)
Daily 9:30am-5:30pm
Wednesdays & Thursdays in July and August we will be open until 7:30pm (except July 21)