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    National Historical Park Alaska

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An online collection of educational resources about Alaska's national parks with links for teachers and students. more...

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Take your students on a virtual field trip! eFieldTrips are available for points of national interest, including Sitka National Historical Park, at no cost to schools and students. eFieldTrips consist of four parts - a Virtual Visit, Trip Journal, Ask the Experts, and Live Chat. Check out the latest eFieldTrip for Sitka - Timeless Totems: The Carved History of the Alaskan Coast.

Did You Know?

Totem hall at Sitka National Historical Park

Alaska’s Governor John Brady asked leaders from several southeast Alaska villages to donate totem poles for public exhibitions outside of Alaska, and eventually, for display at Sitka’s popular public park. More than a dozen Tlingit and Haida poles were placed along the park’s trail in 1906. More...