Alaska Native heritage takes center stage at Anchorage Museum celebration
October 31, 2014
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2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9
Celebrate the rich culture and traditions of Alaska Native people 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9 at the Anchorage Museum’s Alaska Native Heritage Month Celebration.
Enjoy performances by the Tlingit and Haida Dancers of Anchorage, Yurapik Drummers and Dancers, and Anchorage Unangan Dancers. Make a mini version of a Tlingit button blanket. Sharpen your hunting skills with traditional games. Learn about Native culture at a touchable artifacts cart.
Alaska Native Heritage Month/National American Indian Heritage Month is celebrated annually in November, honoring this country’s indigenous people.
Museum general admission is free all day thanks to Wells Fargo. This does not include admission to the premium exhibition “Brick by Brick.”
The Anchorage Museum is the largest museum in Alaska and one of the top 10 most visited attractions in the state. The museum’s mission is to share and connect Alaska with the world through art, history and science. Learn more at www.anchoragemuseum.org.