Yukon Archives

From love letters to home movies, photographs to handwritten diaries, turn-of-the-century newspapers to modern sound recordings, the Yukon Archives preserves and shares a wealth of original and irreplaceable materials. Here you can find significant document that shed light on almost every aspect of the Yukon experience.

The Archives is a great place to start your search into that mysterious relative who may have taken part in the Klondike Gold Rush or any other significant event in Yukon history. Staff are always available to help with your search. You can also view one of the rotating exhibits which, touch on virtually every subject and theme related to the Yukon.s

Reproduction services are available for textual material, photographs, maps, sound recordings, and videos.

400 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Y1A5N5

Due to the Covid-19 virus, the Yukon Archives are closed to in-person visits, but open to email and phone inquiries

Regular Season:
Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:00am to 5:00pm

Thursday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Friday, 1:00pm to 9:00pm

Saturday, 10:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Closed Sunday - Monday

(867) 667-5321
(867) 393-6253