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Alaska Native Heritage Center

8800 Heritage Center Dr, Anchorage, AK 99504-6100
+1 907-330-8000
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Alaskan native culture is presented through storytelling, dancing, craft-making and simulated, life-sized villages representing each of the five main indigenous groups.
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8800 Heritage Center Dr, Anchorage, AK 99504-6100
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+1 907-330-8000
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"native games"
in 67 reviews
"young people"
in 73 reviews
"outdoor exhibits"
in 29 reviews
"story telling"
in 31 reviews
"gathering place"
in 16 reviews
"dance demonstrations"
in 16 reviews
"cultural groups"
in 19 reviews
"cultural experience"
in 18 reviews
"guided tour"
in 51 reviews
"answer questions"
in 42 reviews
"free shuttle"
in 54 reviews
"small lake"
in 24 reviews
"different cultures"
in 22 reviews
"native peoples"
in 44 reviews
"anchorage museum"
in 61 reviews
"great place to learn"
in 19 reviews
"arts and crafts"
in 17 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My two sons spent a few hours and the heritage center during our stay in Alaska. We loved the little villages they had setup outside. Each village had a guide who explained Native American life. It was very interesting and informative. I would recommend the...More

Thank Fred B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for anyone interested in the indiginous peoples of Alaska. Tour replicas of villages and modes of lodging built by different tribes and learn how they survived in Alaska’s various climates. Truly amazing educational opportunity for the kids and everyone will...More

Thank A7000MKjulie
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed how informative the guides in the buildings are. They tell you what the building was used for and how any tools or items in there was used. I will say that the very last hit where the Totem Poles are and where the...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The Great Land is massive. All but the most fortunate have seen only tiny parts and have not been able to visit the homes of our indigenous world. The Alaska Heritage center gets you an intimate experience with the people, the culture, the history, the...More

Thank georgerakos
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great place to go in anchorage. A must actually. You can see how the native people of Alaska once lived, see tradition dances and listen to amazing stories. Learn about a culture that is cemented in Alaska life. If you are lucky they will also...More

Thank Adventurer_TD
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

The Alaska native heritage Center is definitely worth the time to visit for both children and adults. A very enriching learning experience of native Alaskans that will surprise and inform most everyone. This is not a boring museum but will capture and stimulate your interest....More

Thank Randall S
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is my fifth trip to Anchorage and I never miss the Native Heritage Center. It is best in summer because of the outdoor examples of housing for the different nations. There is usually something going on (lecture, dancing native art creation). Admission is often...More

Thank SoraBarb
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Native Cultural Centre is very well done. From a variety of native entertainment to the variety of traditional native homes from various areas built on the grounds, all is well thought out and so interesting. We especially appreciated the docents in each of the...More

Thank AandDM
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We are so glad that we visited this center!! It was so much more interesting than we expected it to be!! There were natives who had demonstrations and dances, with their "shows" at different times. We had a tour of the villages given by a...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed visiting this place, the dances they performed, the information about the natives, the shop and stalls. Interesting place to visit.

Thank Maria S
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Ong W
28 September 2017|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ong. Yes I believe this is so. Many places close over the winter months. Hope this helps
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djrealone
30 May 2017|
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Response from karynlcarter | Reviewed this property |
No you have to go to andriod museum. Awesome. it's all there/
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Dan S
8 May 2017|
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Response from bonnierdh |
according to their website which I was just looking at, yes. To get a full schedule of activities, presentations, go to their website.
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