Evening Program on WWII
Sitka National Historical Park continues its series of Thursday evening programs with a presentation by Park Ranger Jon Fish on the fortification of the Sitka area immediately before and during World War II and the lasting effects of that military buildup on the town and on the park. The program starts at 7:00 pm Thursday, July 20, in the visitor center theater and will include a presentation, pictures, and discussion about the war as it affected Sitka and the area.
The program is free and open to the public. Please call 747-0110 for further information.
Did You Know?
Sitka National Historical Park has the distinction of being the oldest federally designated park in Alaska. It was designated as a park by President Benjamin Harrison on June 21, 1890. More...