Commercial Filming and Photography Permits
All commercial filming and photography requires a permit and is subject to fees. In addition, special permission must be obtained to film certain items, locations, and people that are not property of and/or under control of the National Park Service, even though they are associated with Sitka National Historical Park.
These include, but are not limited to the following:
The documents listed below contain the information you need to understand the commercial filming guidelines in Sitka National Historical Park. Please read them carefully and follow the instructions for submitting an application.
If the information included in the application is sufficient, you will be sent a copy of the permit along with separate general terms and permit conditions. You will then need to return the completed signed permit and conditions. Please allow 30 days for processing.
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.