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    Sitka

    National Historical Park Alaska

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Rangers in the Classroom

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Can't visit the park? We can visit you. For educators that teach within the Sitka School District, national park rangers can come to your classroom and present standards based programs to your students. Whether you are a high school teacher discussing Russian American history, or you are a first grade teacher teaching your students about the intertidal zone, we can provide engaging programs to meet your classroom objectives and standards. Please contact the park's education specialist to set up a classroom visit (907) 747-0134.

Did You Know?

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On January 3, 1959, Alaska was admitted as the 49th state of the Union. The 49-star American flag was flown in Sitka for the first time on July 4 of that year.