- TripBuzz found 9 things to do with kids in or near Dawson, Yukon.
- From Tombstone Territorial Park to Dawson City Museum, the Dawson area offers 5 different types of family activities, including: Historic Sites, Gold Panning, History Museums and Theaters.
- Located in the heart of Yukon lies the city of Dawson. The waterfront city offers charm and small-town living through it's historic architecture and modest population of just over 1,000. The nearby Klondike and Yukon Rivers offer fishing and boating, while the towns historic district offers walking tours, traditional eats and lodging.
Tombstone Territorial Park is located in a remote part of the Yukon wilderness. Experienced and adventurous visitors plan for difficult hikes and camping as the park is made up of breathtaking, yet jagged peaks, artic tundra landscapes and abundant wildlife.
Dawson City Museum is located in a restored territorial building. Visitors learn the history of Dawson, the Gold Rush and the Klondike region from staff dressed in period costume, viewing displays, exhibits and research library.
Remembering the 1896 Gold Rush is the Klondike National Historic Site. Visitors tour and learn about the history of Klondike and Yukon river transportation through architecture, artifacts and video given by staff in period costume.
Robert Service Cabin is now restored and a historic site of the great writer and author of poetry, Robert Service. Visitors can hear readings and view the writer's cabin as it was including writing desk, materials, tools, lamps, and bed.