• Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center Mountains


    National Historical Park Alaska

Carved History Walk

Learn the stories and legends of the totem poles in the park. The virtual Carved History Walk will take you to fifteen different stops along the park's trails.

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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...