Fee Free Weekend
It’s a Fee FREE Weekend at Sitka National Historical Park on June 20th and 21st
FREE Hot Dogs, provided by Alaska Geographic Society, Saturday 12-2 at the Visitor Center!
FREE Cell Phone Walking Tour, bring your cell phone and give the tour a try starting at the Visitor Center Seaside porch. Just dial 1-866-387-1112.
FREE Artist demonstrations in the Cultural Center wing.
FREE Special Park Ranger led walks at both Park units. Sign up for tours of the restored Russian Bishop’s House 2nd story starting every half hour from 9-4:30 both days. Tour the Russian American Museum on the Russian Bishop’s House 1st floor which is ALWAYS FREE!
FREE Special Ranger led tours starting at the Visitor Center on Saturday with a “Plant Walk” at 11:30 and a “Battle Walk” at 1:30. On Sunday we will be offering “Battle Walk” at 11:30 and a “Totem Walk” at 1:30.
FREE Films from other National Parks in Alaska will also be shown all weekend, in addition to our own film “Voices of Sitka”
And the Trails are always FREE!
Come on out and enjoy your National Park. Dogs on leash are welcome, and please remember to walk your bike.
Did You Know?
The Battle of 1804 marked the beginning of Russian governance in Alaska. All that remains of this last major conflict between Europeans and Alaska Natives is a clearing at the site of the Tlingit fort and battlefield.