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Russian Bishop's House Tour

The southeast corner of the yellow, two-story Russian Bishop's House with snow on the roof and front yard.

Russian Bishop's House

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Travel back in time by taking a tour of the historic 1843 Russian Bishop's House. While visiting the house, students will learn about the rich history of the Russian exploration and colonization of Alaska, the cultural interactions between the Native Tlingit and Russian settlers and how the Russian Orthodox Church had a large impact on the city and people of Sitka.

 

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Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture
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