Anchorage is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Anchorage one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Anchorage is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Anchorage or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Anchorage. Explore the historical monuments of Anchorage with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Anchorage guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Anchorage page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Anchorage landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Anchorage.
#1 of 3 Historical Places in Anchorage | Added 497 times in trip plans
601 Crow Creek Rd, Girdwood, AK 99587, United States
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
This creek is rather unusual in that you can still pan for nuggets of gold here, something that has been done since the late 19th century. Visitors usually come to check out the historic buildings associated to the old mining operations, which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. They also come to try their hand out in some minin...
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320 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
This is a small park and it does not have much to offer. In its center is the large bronze statue monument to Captain Cook sculpted as if here were on a wooden deck on a ship at sea. It’s a little strange to find the monument here considering that Cook never actually landed at Anchorage. But the views of the water from the park’s observ...
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26640 Eklutna Village Rd, Chugiak, AK 99567
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is a historic native village, with a tribal population of a mere 70 people. It’s thought to be the oldest surviving settlement in Anchorage, perhaps as many as 800 years old. When the Russian Orthodox priests of the 19th century arrived, the confluence of their culture and the natives resulted in the colorful spirit houses you can now se...