Official State of Alaska Vacation and Travel Information

 
Menu

Cultural & Historic Tours  

     
Alaska Art Experience

Come paint a silk scarf in a beautiful Alaska setting. Includes a hot meal, supplies & instruction.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Eagle River and Chugiak
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
18524 Sue Tawn Drive
Chugiak, AK 99567

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Alaska Native Heritage Center

A premier cultural center sharing the rich heritage of Alaska's cultural groups. Visitors experience Alaska Native culture first-hand. Guests stroll through six authentic life-sized Native village sites and are introduced to the traditions of Indigenous people of Alaska.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Toll Free: 800-315-6608
8800 Heritage Center Dr
Anchorage, AK 99504

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Anchorage Museum

Best way to experience Alaska's art, history, science and culture. Tours of the Alaska history gallery, blockbuster traveling exhibits, children's activities, Smithsonian's Arctic Studies Center, planetarium, remarkable museum shop and award-winning cafŽ. Corner of 6th and C Street. Open year-round.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-929-9200
625 C Street
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Barrow Adventure

Discover firsthand the lifestyles of Alaska's Arctic Coastal peoples with a tour of the village. Learn of the local Inupiat Eskimo culture with a visit to the Inupiat Heritage Cultural Center. Meet local artisans and shop for unique native crafts. Walk the shores of the Arctic Ocean near the northernmost point on the North American Continent.  Two types of experiences available - Adventures and Expeditions.  Call or visit our web site to learn more.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Far North
  • Community: Barrow
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: (907) 474-8600
Fax: (907) 474-4767
Toll Free: 800-474-1986
3820 University Ave S
Fairbanks, AK 99709
More Details

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Classic Tours

The ultimate Ketchikan experience! Tour in a snazzy '55 Chevy and see Saxman Native Village, totem poles, Creek Street, a bald eagle's nest & more. Internationally acclaimed. Featured in Frommers, AAA Alaska, Best of Alaska and other guidebooks. Seasonal Apr 1-Oct 1.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Ketchikan
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-225-3091
3820 Baranof Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Denali Park Resorts Tours

Experience the best of Denali Park by taking a fascinating & awe-inspiring interpretive land tour. Choose from 4 guided tours that give you the opportunity for full-time wildlife spotting & allows you the chance to sit back & relax while your experienced guide shares stories about the history, culture & geography that surrounds you. Full & 1/2 day trips.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Interior
  • Park Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 800-276-7234
Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy
Denali, AK

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Jilkaat Kwaan Cultural Tours

Experience Native culture through art, dance, traditional foods & more-visit Klukwan.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Haines
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 303-5004
37 Chilkat Avenue
Klukwan, AK 99827

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Kotzebue/Nome Adventure

Experience Inupiat culture in Kotzebue. Visit a coastal subsistence camp, shop for traditional crafts, and visit National Park Service Visitor Center. At Nome, relive the gold rush and pan for gold. Enjoy a dog sled demo on the Iditarod Trail.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Far North
  • Community: Regionwide
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-474-8600
Fax: 907-474-4767
3820 University Avenue
Fairbanks, AK

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Oomingmak

An Alaskan co-operative that brings you exquisite qiviut items since 1969. All items are handknit in traditional patterns by Eskimos in remote villages. Qiviut brings softness and warmth from the Arctic musk ox to you. Open all year. Credit cards accepted. Brochure available.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Toll Free: 888-360-9665
604 H St
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Riverboat Discovery

Welcome aboard! Your three-and-a half hour cruise will take you into the heart of Alaska and the heart of a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life for four generations. You will see a bush plane taking off from a "bush" style runway, visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner Susan Butcher, and gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. Alaskan Native guides who have worked and lived in Alaska will take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village. 

Visit our website for details.

 Mid-May to mid-Sept.

Credit cards accepted.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Interior
  • Community: Fairbanks
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: (907) 479-6673
Fax: (907) 479-4613
Toll Free: 866-479-6673
1975 Discovery Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99709
More Details

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Salmon Berry Tours

See Alaska's beauty through expert local eyes! Our professional guides offer escorted day tours or multi-day adventures, focused on sharing authentic Alaska experiences in a small group setting. Enjoy glaciers, wildlife and mountain vistas around the Anchorage area or let us customize an itinerary just for you.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 1-907-278-3572
515 W. 4th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Sheldon Jackson Museum

Founded in 1888 and houses an exceptional collection of Alaska Native ethnographic material.

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Sitka
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
104 College Drive
Sitka, AK 99835

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad

The Scenic Railway of the World, a narrow gauge railroad built during the Klondike Gold Rush. Round-trip train excursions to the White Pass Summit and Fraser Meadows. Combination train/bus tours between Skagway/Fraser/Carcross/Whitehorse. May - Sept. For details, phone

  • Type: Cultural & Historic Tours
  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Skagway
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-983-2217
Fax: 907-983-2734
231 2nd Ave
Skagway, AK 99840

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Services: Art, Culture & History : Cultural & Historic Tours


  • <- Use this drop down to sort by region
  • Close All [-]

Interior (2)
Denali Park Resorts Tours

Experience the best of Denali Park by taking a fascinating & awe-inspiring interpretive land tour. Choose from 4 guided tours that give you the opportunity for full-time wildlife spotting & allows you the chance to sit back & relax while your experienced guide shares stories about the history, culture & geography that surrounds you. Full & 1/2 day trips.

  • Region: Interior
  • Park Denali National Park and Preserve
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 800-276-7234
Mile 238.5 Parks Hwy
Denali, AK

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Riverboat Discovery

Welcome aboard! Your three-and-a half hour cruise will take you into the heart of Alaska and the heart of a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life for four generations. You will see a bush plane taking off from a "bush" style runway, visit the home and kennels of the late four-time Iditarod winner Susan Butcher, and gain insight into the ancient Athabascan Indian culture. Alaskan Native guides who have worked and lived in Alaska will take you on a personalized tour of the Chena Indian Village. 

Visit our website for details.

 Mid-May to mid-Sept.

Credit cards accepted.

  • Region: Interior
  • Community: Fairbanks
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: (907) 479-6673
Fax: (907) 479-4613
Toll Free: 866-479-6673
1975 Discovery Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99709
More Details

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Southcentral (5)
Alaska Native Heritage Center

A premier cultural center sharing the rich heritage of Alaska's cultural groups. Visitors experience Alaska Native culture first-hand. Guests stroll through six authentic life-sized Native village sites and are introduced to the traditions of Indigenous people of Alaska.

  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Toll Free: 800-315-6608
8800 Heritage Center Dr
Anchorage, AK 99504

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Anchorage Museum

Best way to experience Alaska's art, history, science and culture. Tours of the Alaska history gallery, blockbuster traveling exhibits, children's activities, Smithsonian's Arctic Studies Center, planetarium, remarkable museum shop and award-winning cafŽ. Corner of 6th and C Street. Open year-round.

  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-929-9200
625 C Street
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Oomingmak

An Alaskan co-operative that brings you exquisite qiviut items since 1969. All items are handknit in traditional patterns by Eskimos in remote villages. Qiviut brings softness and warmth from the Arctic musk ox to you. Open all year. Credit cards accepted. Brochure available.

  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Toll Free: 888-360-9665
604 H St
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Salmon Berry Tours

See Alaska's beauty through expert local eyes! Our professional guides offer escorted day tours or multi-day adventures, focused on sharing authentic Alaska experiences in a small group setting. Enjoy glaciers, wildlife and mountain vistas around the Anchorage area or let us customize an itinerary just for you.

  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Anchorage
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 1-907-278-3572
515 W. 4th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Alaska Art Experience

Come paint a silk scarf in a beautiful Alaska setting. Includes a hot meal, supplies & instruction.

  • Region: Southcentral
  • Community: Eagle River and Chugiak
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
18524 Sue Tawn Drive
Chugiak, AK 99567

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Far North (2)
Kotzebue/Nome Adventure

Experience Inupiat culture in Kotzebue. Visit a coastal subsistence camp, shop for traditional crafts, and visit National Park Service Visitor Center. At Nome, relive the gold rush and pan for gold. Enjoy a dog sled demo on the Iditarod Trail.

  • Region: Far North
  • Community: Regionwide
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-474-8600
Fax: 907-474-4767
3820 University Avenue
Fairbanks, AK

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Barrow Adventure

Discover firsthand the lifestyles of Alaska's Arctic Coastal peoples with a tour of the village. Learn of the local Inupiat Eskimo culture with a visit to the Inupiat Heritage Cultural Center. Meet local artisans and shop for unique native crafts. Walk the shores of the Arctic Ocean near the northernmost point on the North American Continent.  Two types of experiences available - Adventures and Expeditions.  Call or visit our web site to learn more.

  • Region: Far North
  • Community: Barrow
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: (907) 474-8600
Fax: (907) 474-4767
Toll Free: 800-474-1986
3820 University Ave S
Fairbanks, AK 99709
More Details

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Inside Passage (4)
Jilkaat Kwaan Cultural Tours

Experience Native culture through art, dance, traditional foods & more-visit Klukwan.

  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Haines
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 303-5004
37 Chilkat Avenue
Klukwan, AK 99827

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Classic Tours

The ultimate Ketchikan experience! Tour in a snazzy '55 Chevy and see Saxman Native Village, totem poles, Creek Street, a bald eagle's nest & more. Internationally acclaimed. Featured in Frommers, AAA Alaska, Best of Alaska and other guidebooks. Seasonal Apr 1-Oct 1.

  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Ketchikan
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-225-3091
3820 Baranof Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

Sheldon Jackson Museum

Founded in 1888 and houses an exceptional collection of Alaska Native ethnographic material.

  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Sitka
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
104 College Drive
Sitka, AK 99835

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad

The Scenic Railway of the World, a narrow gauge railroad built during the Klondike Gold Rush. Round-trip train excursions to the White Pass Summit and Fraser Meadows. Combination train/bus tours between Skagway/Fraser/Carcross/Whitehorse. May - Sept. For details, phone

  • Region: Inside Passage
  • Community: Skagway
  • Months: 
    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D
Visit Website
Phone: 907-983-2217
Fax: 907-983-2734
231 2nd Ave
Skagway, AK 99840

Add To My Alaska Trip

 

TravelAlaska App
App

Take your itinerary with you using our My Alaska Trip feature and the TravelAlaska app.

App

App

Nullagvik generic Visit Anchorage 14 VG orange April 2014 Banner Ad

Vacation Guide

Official Alaska Vacation PlannerRequest your free official State of Alaska vacation planner.

Order a Copy

See Bears on Us

Alaska Image GalleryWin a 7-Day Trip to Alaska
to See Bears!

Enter Today

Travel Specials

Un-Cruise Adventures
Alaska Cruise Adventure! Request your FREE Brochure & DVD!

Alaska Travel Specials