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9809 Totem Bight Rd, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learnt so much about the meaning and significance of the Totem Poles to the Tlingit People. The carvings and raising of these poles was so wonderful to learn about.

Thank Sunshine514251
Reviewed October 11, 2018

You can get a bus out to Totem Bight Historical Park. The totems are exceptional and in a lovely setting on the water. Bring a picnic lunch. .

Thank Lorraine2010
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We did and excursion by bus to this historic totem pole display. I learned how they were made and installed. The tour guide was informative and answered all of our questions. The elder was there in full costume in period dress. Very impressive

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This park is located out of the city of Ketchikan on Totem Bight and has a recreation of an Alaskan Native American village. There are many totem poles and several tribal long houses. The long house we toured was filled with totem columns and beautiful...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Tracy was amazing. Wonderful knowledge of the area . So patient with all my questions about everything. The stories of the totems was like listening to an original inhabitant of that day.

Thank jjmarathon7
Reviewed September 21, 2018

In addition to housing several totems, each with their own story, the park has facilities to create new totems. They also have a "long house". Groups are encouraged to come and learn about Native groups and their cultures.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Excursion from NCL Bliss cruise...Potlatch is a short drive from Ketchikan and a good example of totem poles w history included. There’s a indoor display w a guide and then, there are several totem poles outside. Of course, there’s a souvenir store w light snacks....More

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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Not quite as good as Totem Bight State Park but definitely worth the visit. It is right next to the state park. If you are lucky you will see one of the totem pole carvers at work. They also have a great gift shop with...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Informative but very rushed 90 minute tour 20 minutes there and then 20 back so not much time there informative but not sure if really worthwhile

Thank DavidvPerth
Reviewed September 6, 2018

The opportunity to see a totem in the process of being carved was well worth the trip. To top things off a Bald Eagle glided over us as we entered teh park. The car collection has some very rare cars indeed.

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ValGaston
July 21, 2017|
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Response from elzabeth | Reviewed this property |
Different years some are very old and some are newer and 1 is being carved in building. They will tell you all info when you go and there are signs up with info to.
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Wendy S
August 4, 2016|
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Response from lawolfson | Reviewed this property |
I a traveler not a tour company sorry
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Kate R
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
Hello Kate:) We went last summer by ferry and the amount of time we were in port was about the same. There was a guy and his daughter in the parking lot in a van/bus that offered rides into town for 20 bucks a person and... More
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