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Tongass Historical Museum, Ketchikan

(4/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • My husband and I found the Tongass Historical Museum to be very interesting. It had history of the area as well as information about totem poles. The museum is not real large so was easy to walk throu...  more »
  • Walked over from Creek Street and spent about an hour inside the museum. Staff very nice and it was actually more interesting then I thought it would be. Lots of great pictures of then and now - reall...  more »
  • The history and displays were very impressive! We only had an hour to spend and wished we could have stayed longer. There was so much to see and to digest! The dioramas had so much native material! Th...  more »
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  • It's hard to believe that the entrance fee for this museum is so small, given how rich it is in diverse and intriguing historical artifacts. Any visitor to Ketchikan will learn more from ten minutes at the Tongass Historical Museum than in hours wandering between shops downtown. I can't wait to see this museum expand its exhibit space even more in the future.
  • The very interesting history of Ketchikan laid out in historic photos and artifacts for a very nominal fee. Definitely worth a visit if you're interested in history..
  • Very informative with photo ops.
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