MacBride Museum of Yukon History

1124 Front Street
Whitehorse, YT - Y1A 1A4

Type: History Museum
(867) 667-2709
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The MacBride Museum of Yukon History is located in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada, and is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the rich history and culture of the Yukon Territory. Named after William James MacBride, a prominent figure in Yukon's history, the museum offers visitors an immersive experience through its extensive collection of artifacts, exhibits, and interactive displays.

The museum's exhibits cover a wide range of topics, including the Klondike Gold Rush, Indigenous peoples' history and culture, the Yukon's natural environment, and the territory's role in the development of Canada's North. Visitors can explore artifacts from the Gold Rush era, including mining equipment, photographs, and personal belongings of prospectors. They can also learn about the lifestyles and traditions of Yukon's Indigenous peoples through displays of art, clothing, tools, and other cultural artifacts.

One of the highlights of the MacBride Museum is its interactive exhibits, which allow visitors to experience Yukon's history firsthand. Visitors can try their hand at gold panning, explore a replica of a historic cabin, and even take a virtual tour of the Yukon River aboard a paddlewheeler.

In addition to its exhibits, the MacBride Museum offers educational programs, guided tours, and special events throughout the year, making it a valuable resource for residents, students, and visitors interested in learning more about the history and heritage of the Yukon Territory.

Overall, the MacBride Museum of Yukon History provides a fascinating and educational experience for visitors of all ages, offering insight into the people, events, and cultures that have shaped Yukon's past and continue to influence its present and future.

Besides this history museum, there are three more history museums listed in Whitehorse. There's also fourteen attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of MacBride Museum of Yukon History on the map above. If you need any other information on MacBride Museum of Yukon History that is not listed here, please call (867) 667-2709 or visit their website.

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Opening Hours Summer Hours
Everyday: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Fall/Winter Hours
Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

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