Operating Hours & Seasons
Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center is open year-round, including the:
Visitor Center hours are:
May 1 - September 30: Daily, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
October 1 - October 18: Tuesday-Sunday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
October 19 - April 30: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m; Sunday-Monday, intermittently open, please call ahead for open hours (907) 747-0110.
During winter months, the visitor center will be closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. The trails will remain open.
Russian Bishop's House
The Russian Bishop's House is open daily during the summer season, offering ranger-led tours every 30 minutes of the second-floor bishop's quarters and Chapel of the Annunciation. Fees may apply.
Russian Bishop's House hours are:
May - September: Daily, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
To schedule a winter season tour, call (907) 747-0110.
Two miles of well-maintained trails wind through the park's 113 acres of rain forest environment, along the beach of Sitka Sound, or beside the banks of the Indian River. The trails are accessible with many types of wheel chairs.
Sitka NHP trail hours are:
May - September: Daily, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
For more information about local hiking trails, download the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Guide.
Last updated: July 9, 2018