• Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center Mountains

    Sitka

    National Historical Park Alaska

Fees & Reservations

There is no park entrance fee for Sitka National Historical Park or the first-floor museum of the Russian Bishop's House.

$4 Tour Fee
Sitka NHP charges a $4 per person fee for ranger-led tours of the second floor of the Russian Bishop's House on Lincoln Street. The fee applies to the summer season (mid-May to September) for adults and children 16 years and older. Fees are not collected during the winter season. Learn more about the Russian Bishop's House.

$2 Discounted Tour for Passholders
Visitors with Senior Passes (for visitors 62 years and older) or Access Pass (for visitors with permanent disabilities) will receive a 50% discount ($2) on their Russian Bishop's House tour fee – for the passholder only. The Annual Pass confers no discount.

Sitka NHP does not sell National Park Service annual passes. To purchase a pass from the America the Beautiful annual pass series, visit the NPS pass program page.



Did You Know?

Historic photo of Castle Hill

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.