Museums


Ketchikan Museums collect, preserve, interpret and creatively share the history and culture of our region to serve, educate, engage and enrich our community. We invite you to visit both of our museums—the Tongass Historical Museum and Totem Heritage Center!

The Tongass Historical Museum and Totem Heritage Center are open to the public Tuesday through Saturday, 1 pm - 5 pm. 
Please note that both museums will be closed to the public if the Covid-19 community risk level increases to high.  Staff can be reached Monday through Friday, 8 am - 5 pm at 907.225.5600.

Online museum resources:

•  Virtual Exhibit

•  Museums From Home

•  PastPerfect Online Museum Database

•  Museum Middays

•  Oral History Program

•  2020-2021 Native Arts Studies Program Class Schedule

The Tongass Historical Museum and Totem Heritage Center are located on the traditional lands of the Taant´a Kwáan and Sanyaa Kwáan people of the Tlingit First Nations. We are grateful for the opportunity to live and learn here in mutual respect and appreciation.

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Tongass Historical Museum
629 Dock Street
907-225-5600

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Totem Heritage Center
601 Deermount Street
907-225-5900

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