Local Time
6:18 pm ALDA

Sitka Historic Sites & Interpretive Centres

• A WorldWeb.com Travel Guide to Historic Sites & Interpretive Centres in Sitka, Alaska.
Website More Details Save
This historic site commemorates the Battle of Sitka, the last great battle between the Europeans and the Natives of the area. There is a fort remaining, as well as a later Russian Bishop's House, from 1843. There is a trail with examples of totem poles and temperate rain forest.
BulletSoutheast Alaska Indian Cultural Center
More Details Map Save Save
Located in the Sitka National Historical Park, the Southeast Alaska Indian Cultural Center provides a place where local Sitka Tlingits can maintain and nurture their culture among themselves and to teach visitors about their history and culture. See local artists working on traditional crafts and art, including totem poles.
BulletRussian Bishop's House
Registered as a National Historic Landmark, the Russian Bishop's House was built in 1842 and is one of the last remaining examples of Russian colonial architecture in North America. Built by the Russian American Company for the Bishop of the Orthodox Church, the restored house has served as a residence, school and a chapel. It is located in the Sitka National Historical Park.
BulletCastle Hill
This prominent local landmark was once territory of the Kiksadi clan, then the site of early Russian buildings, including Baranof's Castle (1837), which was destroyed by fire in 1898, and the site where the transfer of Alaska to the USA happened on October 18, 1867. Castle Hill is on the National Register of Historical Places.
BulletRussian American Company - Building 29
More Details Map Save
A relic of Russian colonialism in Sitka, Building 29 is a log building constructed in 1835 and is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Book Your Hotel!

Hotel City



My Reservations | Cancel a Reservation



+/- 3


More Search Options
One Way | Multiple Destinations

Car Rentals
Pick up car at:

Airport Code
Different Dropoff?
Yes No

Drop off car at
Airport Code

Pick-up Date

Drop-off Date

Car Type

Business Owners/Managers
Do you manage a business in Sitka? If so, please search our tourism directory to ensure your company information is up to date and accurate. If you don't find a listing, we invite you to add a complimentary listing.

Add A Business Listing

If you want to increase your exposure to the millions of people who come to WorldWeb.com each month to plan their trips and vacations, please refer to our advertising information.