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Treadwell Walking Tour with Jim Geraghty

During the time of its operation from 1882-1922, Treadwell produced 3.3 million ounces of gold and housed a company town that supported two thousand workers and their families. Join local historian Jim Geraghty at Sandy Beach on Douglas for a walking tour of Treadwell, where you will explore areas of the Treadwell Complex on foot, and learn the history of the discovery and operations of the mines and mining town which once surrounded you. 

Tickets 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. The tour includes a free copy of the Treadwell Historic Trail Guide, a pass for free admission to the City Museum, and a coupon for the Museum’s gift shop. Space is limited, and advanced reservations with payment are required.

Image: "Treadwell Club House" by Case & Draper. Donated by Charlotte Price Mahaffy. JDCM 94.18.011.

  • Dates: August 24, 2017
  • Location: Sandy Beach
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: $25
504 St. Anns Avenue, Douglas, AK 99824