Alaska Native youth practice traditional dance in the Alaska Native Heritage event space.

Alaska Native Heritage Center Welcomes U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Deb Haaland

The Alaska Native Heritage Center (ANHC) was honored to host U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Deb Haaland (Laguna Pueblo) for a cultural celebration alongside our community this weekend!

During her visit to ANHC, Madam Secretary Haaland joined our Culture Bearers for a village site tour, met with artists, and experienced the diversity of Alaska’s Native Cultures through song and dance. Chin’an,

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this celebration and to Imamsuat, Lepquinm Gumilgit Gagoadim (LGG), and the ANHC Dance Group for the extraordinary dance performances. We couldn’t have done it without you!On behalf of the ANHC Board and Staff, Chin’an gu ninyu (thank you, you came here in Dena’ina Athabascan) Madam Secretary Haaland.