Street Address
601 Deermont Street
Ketchikan, AK 99901
Mailing Address
629 Dock Street
Ketchikan, AK 99901
phone: 907-225-5900
fax: 907-225-5602
web: www.city.ketchikan.ak.us/departments/museums/totem.html
Hours
May 15-Sept. 30: Daily 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Oct. 1-May 14: Tues.- Fri. 1- 5 p.m.; Closed municipal holidays during winter.
Admissions
Adults: $4; 12 & under, free.
Staff

Description

(See listing above at Tongass Historical Society). Visitors to the Totem Heritage Center are awed by a world-renowned collection of original, unrestored 19th century totem poles, retrieved from abandoned Native villages near Ketchikan. Additional exhibits illuminate the rich culture of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian people of Southeast Alaska. Located on Ketchikan Creek, across from the Tribal Hatchery and Eagle Center. Enjoy a totally Alaskan experience within walking distance of downtown. Native crafts, books, cards and gifts available in the shop. Accredited by the American Association of Museums.