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    National Historical Park Alaska

For Kids

Kids birdwatching at the park
Kids birdwatching at Sitka National Historical Park
NPS / Katy Kildee

Explore Sitka National Historical Park!

Kids can have a great time exploring the park with their families and friends! Here are some ideas for your visit:


If You Can't Visit ...

If you can't visit the park, there are many online resources for learning about Sitka National Historical Park and the National Park Service.

Did You Know?

Painting of Tlingit warriors

The Battle of 1804 marked the beginning of Russian governance in Alaska. All that remains of this last major conflict between Europeans and Alaska Natives is a clearing at the site of the Tlingit fort and battlefield.