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Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point

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Learned a lot about tribal culture

We arrived early for the show along with a lot of other people. The young man that was the lead... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Phil R
Chelmsford, Massachusetts
The students in this show were amazing.

The high school students and tow adults in this were amazing. They performed in both their native... read more

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Reviewed 14 July 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Immerse yourself in Native culture! Gather at the Heritage Center Native Theater for the Tribal Dance and Cultural Legends performance showcasing the rich heritage of a people shaped by the wild lands and inland seas of southeast Alaska. Wearing...more
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108 Cannery Road, Heritage Center Theater, Hoonah, AK
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early for the show along with a lot of other people. The young man that was the lead performer came out and answered questions from the audience for 15-20 minutes. He was shy but did a great job. We learned so much about...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The high school students and tow adults in this were amazing. They performed in both their native language and English. The costumes were beautiful and very authentic. Take the half hour or so and see this show as it was amazing. This city bus ride...More

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Thank MLE0904
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We purchased the tribal dance only tickets at a booth outside the tribal hall. This performance is given by high school students narrated by an elder. One of the students answers questions before the show starts providing insight into their life here. I really enjoyed...More

Thank angeleyes27
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This was the second half of our combined ship's excursion which included a tram ride through the Tongas National Forest. The show was a story of the "The Raven and The Eagle" which is a favorite legend of the Tlingit people. The best part though...More

1  Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The forest tram ride was just OK. Dennis the guide gave insightful information on the Tlingit, the community, the traditions and the area which was far better than the tram ride through the forest. The dancing was performed by local high school students who did...More

Thank Al N
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We did a combined "Forest Tram" and "Native Dance" excursion on a cruise ship stop. The native dance is put on my kids from the local high school. The show is OK, it does teach a little bit about the culture. The most interesting part...More

1  Thank Eric S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We decided to see a traditional show and here stories of the Tlingit. We went to buy tickets a few minutes before the show started and decided against it due to how expensive the tickets were. The lady on the counter then called us back...More

3  Thank harveyswalsall_UK
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My family and I experienced a wonderful tour with our guide Mel. She was informative and told us several Totem legends. The young dancers were engaging and fun. Wonderful stories of how Raven provided light to the people. Mel, you are inspirational.

Thank ZEKE007
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I lived in South Central Alaska for 17 years. We have driven up the Alcan, taken the Alaska Maine Hwy and a Holland America Cruise. One of the reason we chose this cruise was Hoonah/Icy Point stop. So much good info was given on the...More

1  Thank 2013TravelinFool
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were there at the tail-end of the season and had small attendance but the cast performed wonderfully. Talented youth participating along with other family members in stories from their tribes. Great insight into their culture.

Thank SUZ K
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Yes, the price is $24.95 and you can purchase at Icy Strait Point.