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Private Tour on 14 Passenger Shuttle Bus in Ketchikan Alaska
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This unique park's 24 totem poles each tell a different story.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“clan house” (54 reviews)
“totem poles” (210 reviews)
“gift shop” (42 reviews)
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Ketchikan, AK
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Learn about he native people of Alaska. See their authentic tribal house, see and learn about totem poles and also see how a totem pole is made.

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Husband and I took the Siverline to the village for a buck from the cruise dock. $5 admission to the site. You can listen to tour guide or explore on your own. Walked the two miles back to the cruise ship. If you like to...More

1  Thank librarianpb
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This was the second part of our tour at the rain forest Sanctuary, so putting these two together, you learn a lot of the local area and their history. It's a low impact tour, easy for my husband to manage with bad knees.

Thank harrishwhippets
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I loved Oyster Boy and all of the stories that went along with each totem pole. You should definitely have a tour guide to bus you there and tell you about each work of art. If you try to do it by yourself, you may...More

Thank deannlovesobi
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

In and around houses feels out of place, but there are several totems to see and they are interesting. I much preferred Bight State park-on the water, more spread out, wooded and park like.

Thank jishenker
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We booked with this operator along the street while in Ketchikan off the cruise ship. We were not disappointed at all with their service. They use vans for taking customers around. Our driver and guide was Teak, who was a native of the area. He...More

Thank gjsamson
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Many beautiful totems and lots of Salmon Berry bushes to eat from. I first saw this site from the water and knew that I had to visit.

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I booked a tour of the Saxman village from a recent cruise. I was there on Friday, 6/10/16. They showed us a short but interesting film about the village, and a woman who was adopted into the tribe when she married her husband, a Tlinget...More

1  Thank skincaregal1954
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Unique place in Ketchikan. Must to visit if you are there. Price is ok but the Totems look amazing..

Thank Erika J
Reviewed 11 June 2016

It was a wonderful experience. We got to learn a lot about the culture, carving of the Totems, their history, their dances. We were lucky enough to meet personally one of their master carvers of Totems, a fascinating gentleman with a great life. We loved...More

Thank Jose S
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2englanders
What time does the gift shop and everything close at Saxman Village?
13 February 2017|
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Response from Marlene S | Reviewed this property |
everything depends on how many cruise ships are in town and what their departure time is. on most days will be open till about 3 however you will not find authentic art there. if you are interested in authentic art you... More
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gogogoLongIsland
Hi, gogogoLongIsland. What would you like to know about this attraction? Saxman Village Ketchikan: which tours include visiting the inside of the Clan House including a Native Dancing show and the Carving Shed outside?
2 February 2017|
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Response from RoamingOutAndAbout | Reviewed this property |
Our tour in September was also through the cruise ship and we were taken into the Clan House and given a show and into the carving house. We were disappointed with both. The history is interesting. I will point out our trip... More
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jannfri
How much was the price per person?
20 September 2016|
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Response from Deanna O | Reviewed this property |
Their web site says the price of admission is $35 Look for Saxman Totem Park in your search bar
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