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Wrangell Museum

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Nolan Center, Campbell Drive, Wrangell, AK 99929
+1 907-874-2381
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Compact museum with great displays; history of Wrangell, native culture, fishing. Many books in... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
257jack
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San Carlos
interesting place, great gift shop

nice museum run by pleasant informative residents of Wrangell. They also have a terrific gift shop... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
whoa3050
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midwest
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  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
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“gift shop” (15 reviews)
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Nolan Center, Campbell Drive, Wrangell, AK 99929
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Compact museum with great displays; history of Wrangell, native culture, fishing. Many books in store. Good audio on Tongass National forest as you enter.

Thank 257jack
Reviewed August 9, 2017

nice museum run by pleasant informative residents of Wrangell. They also have a terrific gift shop where you can purchase garnets when kids are not selling by the dock. Nice newer modern building too. Just first class

Thank whoa3050
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Great place to learn about Wrangell. You can view this museum fairly quickly, or spend lots of time here. There are a couple of videos you can watch. Great gift store.

Thank esopus35
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

The museum is the only modern looking building in Wrangell, and I don't know how they paid for it, but it's worth every penny. It's a living history tour of the town and the region since its founding centuries ago and it's fantastic. Great exhibits...More

Thank Mitchell N
Reviewed July 27, 2017

A great museum in the center of town with a nice collection of artifacts and photos detailing the history of Wrangell.

Thank judybenvenuti
Reviewed July 18, 2017

I was very impressed by the quality of this museum...covering the layered history of a small town. Nice location by the water.

Thank Janice W
Reviewed June 26, 2017

lots of historical perspective to see and understand here. Well organized and laid out to lead you through the historical perspective-well worth the visit

Thank Michael J
Reviewed June 25, 2017

The exhibits are well done and good for a variety of ages. Our twelve year old grand daughter enjoyed the museum as much as we did. Wrangell has been under the authority of Russia and Great Britain and the USA, so the political history is...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Had a chance while in Wrangell to stop and take in the Wrangell Museum. We enjoyed the amount of exhibits they had and it was well done and friendly staff.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

This museum is the best place to start when arriving in Wrangell. There is a tremendous amount of history on display here. As well as information on all Wrangell has to offer. Great jump off point!!

Thank Joshua Y
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