Historic Treadwell Walking Tour
The City Museum invites you to join local historian, Jim Geraghty, for a walking tour of the Treadwell Historical Trail at Sandy Beach on Saturday, August 18th from 3:00-4:30pm. Come learn the history and operations of the Treadwell Complex. This popular local tour sells out quickly, so reserve your spot today!
Jim Geraghty is a life-long Alaskan, an avid historian, and hiker who has spent years exploring local mining sites and poring over countless photos and documents relating to Juneau’s history. He has been a Guest Researcher at the Alaska State Museum and has given presentations on the history of Juneau and Southeast Alaska at the City Museum, Alaska State Museum, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, and University of Alaska Southeast.
Tickets for the Treadwell Walking Tour are $25 for adults and $20 for children ages 12 and under and may be purchased at the City Museum or by calling 907-586-3572. Tickets include a free copy of the Treadwell Historic Trail Guide, a pass for free admission to the City Museum, and a 20% discount coupon for the Museum Store. This tour begins at Sandy Beach on Douglas.