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Cool history strolling waterfront

I wouldn't make a point of going to the waterfront just for the Jack London history as it's a bit... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
jack londons cabin

of historical merit. if you like the works of jack London and know a bit about his life, then this... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Piedmont CAlifornia
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Jack London's Yukon home during the winter of 1897-98.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average37%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“quick visit” (3 reviews)
Oakland, CA
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I wouldn't make a point of going to the waterfront just for the Jack London history as it's a bit dull though interesting, Strolling the waterfront and stopping for a meal, made it more worthwhile, but for London buffs a must. And, there's a giant...More

Thank Barnetjb123
Reviewed 8 September 2017

of historical merit. if you like the works of jack London and know a bit about his life, then this musty old cabin is worth about 10 minutes of your time if you happen to be near the port of oakland

Thank SabaTata11
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It's small, it's locked (no way to get inside) and to me, the most shocking thing was to see that cabin from Alaska under massive palm trees - that makes it look completely out of place.

1  Thank heckfy
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Tiny, tiny, tiny log cabin. Moved here from the Alaska to show the place where Jack London lived. Just don't plan your whole visit around it, as it just takes a peek to see the whole thing!

Thank deboraflowers
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I have visited this particular cabin a few times. The cabin itself is really quite small. Its actually smaller than the picture! However, it is a local/tourist/historical curiosity point and should be visited whenever someone tours the Jack London Square. Keep in mind that despite...More

1  Thank Troy W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Basic log cabin with a windowless locked door to peer through to the empty interior. Descriptive sign on outside wall and on rock beside building. Pretty ho-hum...

Thank Chch_NZ_couple
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Jack London Square has few things worth seeing the Jack London cabin is one of them. It is really interesting and does seem a little odd that they dropped a real historic cabin in the middle of a marina. Look one way, cabin. The other...More

Thank Mishholtz
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It's right next door to some great restaurants and bars, so if you're in Jack London Square pop by to see it.

Thank GPToak
Reviewed 28 April 2017

It's half of Jack London's cabin. Brought in pieces from Alaska, and half resides in the Yukon, it's set up as if the writer has gone out to check on the sled dogs. No entry, but peek in, then slip over to Jack's port of...More

Thank Burbgal
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is Jack London's Cabin which was moved here to Oakland from Alaska. You can't get inside . there is a small bar with nice outdoor patio right next door. try to go on a sunny day and grab beer, sit next to the cabin...More

1  Thank Barzin20
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