We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point

Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 108 Cannery Road, Heritage Center Theater, Hoonah, AK what is the cost of admission?
Phone Number: 907-945-3141
Website
Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Immerse yourself in Native culture! Gather at the Heritage Center Native...
Immerse yourself in Native culture! Gather at the Heritage Center Native Theater for the Tribal Dance and Cultural Legends performance showcasing the rich heritage of a people shaped by the wild lands and inland seas of southeast Alaska. Wearing their colorful, traditional regalia, a group of proud Huna Tlingit performers share their history and culture through song, dance and storytelling. The show culminates in a lively traditional celebration... and you're invited to join in! Please refrain from photography and videotaping during the performance: The actors will be available for photos immediately afterward. Duration Approximately 1.0 hour
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 34 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Kids maybe bored but make them listen lol

Very skeptical to do this but forced the family....it was good for adults but kids were bored but ironically I found them quoting things they learned from the show throughtout the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
hotelstayfla
,
Orlando, Florida
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Orlando, Florida
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Very skeptical to do this but forced the family....it was good for adults but kids were bored but ironically I found them quoting things they learned from the show throughtout the remainder of our cruise---kids ages 12 &16

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mumbai
Level Contributor
36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Firstly, I do not understand why our cruise company, Celebrity Cruises, has this godforsaken place on their itinerary. We spent something like 3 hours in our disembarkation process as the ship does not dock here and you need tenders to take you ashore. Once there, there is actually NOTHING to be done here except for the extremely highly priced and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Icy Strait Point required a tender ride to shore so we opted to head out a little later after the rush. This excursion was sold out when I tried to book it on board our ship but once ashore, there was a tour sales desk, just up the stairs from the tender dock and to the right, that quickly fit... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baltimore, Maryland
Level Contributor
493 reviews
345 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great show, offered several times throughout the day, nice to stop and check-out while walking thru the Warehouse.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New England
Level Contributor
416 reviews
158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This was our second visit to Icy Strait Point, and we wanted to be sure on this visit to see the Tribal Dance show. On shore, you are able to purchase tickets to the show 'only' - whereas onboard your ship, if you want to see only the show, then it is tied to other things to do on the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
78 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

The tram ride went out along the bay, was nice but nothing special. We saw at a distance an otter and an eagle - not sure it you would spot other things at other times of the year. The tribal dance was the first that we had experienced. It was very simply done, and seem to represent the tribe and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lewisburg, West Virginia
Level Contributor
158 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

neat oral history stories and costumes/drumming. Enjoyed this. It was combined with a tram ride which was ok. Saw Sitka fawns and eagle. But for price.....not great value. Wish I would have went with the wildlife tour as they saw brown bear...

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Level Contributor
229 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Overall it was informative and learned about "Raven". Overall if I was booking today I would have skipped this stop. Did the tram ride with the show, nothing special. Might be the location to enjoy the ship.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Silsbee, Texas
Level Contributor
142 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

On a recent cruise to Icy Strait, AK, we opted to take the Hoonah Tour followed by the Tribal Dance and Cultural Legends (back in Icy Strait). The story-telling dance is held in a modern structure that was built for this purpose. The seating was on wooden tiered benches that faced the stage. There were four dancers and a story-teller... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arizona
Level Contributor
81 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Our visit to Hoonah (Ice Strait Point) began with a tram ride though the forest and along the coastline to observe wildlife and plant life. We had great views of two eagles sitting majestically in a tree watching us. The tram ride lasted 1-1/2 hours. Then we spend another hour seeing tribal dances and hearing legends of these people who... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point also viewed

 

Been to Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point

Address: 108 Cannery Road, Heritage Center Theater, Hoonah, AK what is the cost of admission?
Phone Number: 907-945-3141
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Hoonah
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Florida
7 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?