Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center, Haines

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  • The Sheldon Museum is a small museum in Haines, AK. It takes maybe 30 minutes to tour the museum, which is located on the upper floor of the building. The museum primarily focuses on the Tlingit, who....  more »
  • Excellent museum, including interesting material about John Muir. Historian and archivist Daniel Lee Henry was there explaining some of the exhibits, and his excellent book on Muir, "Across the...  more »
  • We did not visit the museum inside, just the gift shop. The shop had some neat items, the staff was very friendly and polite and was wonderful to chat with. The museum does have admission fees.  more »
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  • Wonderfully written exhibit that makes you feel like you are now an insider and can speak with authority. Wall of Chilkat weavings, amazing baskets, and a full dugout canoe! Drawers full of interesting items make it a richer exhibit. I liked the interactives, too.

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