Wednesday, August 1st
People and Indian River: Cultural Landscapes of Sitka National
The human stories of Sitka National Historical Park would be incomplete without knowledge and understanding of the way people have viewed and used the river and its ecosystem throughout time. Please join us for aranger- led walk where we will explore the way in which this natural environment is interwoven with the human history of the area.
We will meet at the Visitor's Center and walk through the park from there so please come prepared for any weather!
All programs are free.
For more information please call: 907-747-0110 or email: e-mail us
Did You Know?
The transfer of Alaska from Russia took place in Sitka. On October 18, 1867, the Russian flag was lowered on Castle Hill, home of Alaska's Russian governors, the American flag was raised, and a brief exchange of statements completed the transfer of Alaska to the United States.