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Potlatch Totem Park

9809 Totem Bight Rd, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9200
+1 907-225-4445
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Beautiful addition to understanding

Definitely visit. This park is behind a big touristy shop and down a hill so probably many people... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
sustrav
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Yangon
A Day Out .

This we found to be very intresting , because we never get to see anything like this where we come... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
merritt402
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Chatham, United Kingdom
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9809 Totem Bight Rd, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9200
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+1 907-225-4445
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Definitely visit. This park is behind a big touristy shop and down a hill so probably many people miss it as we almost did. There are clan houses, a display of totem carving, and many totem poles. This is family run and free to visit....More

Thank sustrav
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This we found to be very intresting , because we never get to see anything like this where we come from , so it is unusual .we had a good day weather wise as it was dry and sunny .

Thank merritt402
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We toured this and the city of Ketchikan...MJ was our guide and she was wonderful. MJ grew up here so she knows the area first hand. The park itself was so lush and green. I never thought I would be too interested in totems but...More

1  Thank ALBERTB318
Reviewed 20 September 2017

our tour guide Gerrie told us we needed to check this place out it was cool and had a lot of Totem poles and other native items. There was even an antique car collection....go figure

Thank ddonchecz
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very interesting trip to this totem collection. Plus a great gift shop at the end. Many story telling totems at this location.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Highly recommend visiting totem park, learned about the history and took in great views 360 degrees, great photo opps.

Thank pmik16
Reviewed 7 September 2017

When stopping in Ketchikan on your Alaska cruise, be certain to include this excursion. It is a relaxed exposure to the First Nation tribe, culture and skills on making totem poles and their meanings. Wonderful!!

Thank FiveGsplus9
Reviewed 31 August 2017

During our Holland America shore excursion titled Ketchikan's Cultural Discovery, our guide took us first to the Totem Heritage Center and then to Potlatch Park. Potlatch Park was recreation of a 19th century native village. It was located on Tlingit Native fishing grounds located on...More

2  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Very nice outdoors park. Learned a lot about the history of our Alaskan state. It is crazy the stories that these totems create.

Thank EaMcJohn
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We stopped here briefly on our tour of Ketchikan. Saw many totems throughout our trips to Canada and Alaska so these were pretty standard. The lodge however at this site was unique from other sites and worth the brief stop. Also has gift shop with...More

Thank Ingenue C
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ValGaston
22 July 2017|
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Response from elzabeth | Reviewed this property |
Different years some are very old and some are newer and 1 is being carved in building. They will tell you all info when you go and there are signs up with info to.
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Wendy S
5 August 2016|
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Response from lawolfson | Reviewed this property |
I a traveler not a tour company sorry
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Kate R
23 May 2016|
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Response from Katiedid_5129 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we used Ketchikan Taxi cab tours who charge a flat hourly rate of ~$74.00 per hour. You can book this in advance, Kat and Dave were absolutely wonderful and very knowledgeable tour guides who make it easy to find by... More
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