PennyAs part of the United States, United States currency is the standard.
Communities closer to the Canadian border will accept Canadian or American currency and some local banks will exchange currency.



Tips to help you plan your trip to Alaska

Scenic Byways

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Disabled Visitor Services

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Finding Totem Poles

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