Alaska Native Heritage Center

The Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage explores the traditional and contemporary ways of Alaska's indigenous cultures: Athabaskan, Yupik and Cupik, Inupiaq and St. Lawrence Island Yupik, Unangax and Alutiiq (Sugpiaq), Eyak, Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian.


Inside, there are storytellers, traditional sports and games, drummers and dancers, and movies and videos.

storyteller game dancers and drummers

The outside exhibits show a typical village house from each culture, surrounding a small lake.

outdoor exhibits information outside canoe whale bones whale skeleton

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Last modified 20 September 2018