Fall/Winter/Spring Only, all grades
Field trips to the Alaska Native Heritage Center are a great opportunity for students to get an introduction to Alaska Native cultures through presentations, activities, and film. There are two options available:
Standard School Visit
$8 per student | 90 Minutes
Introduction to Alaska Native Cultures with ANHC staff, village site tour, and choice of a 30-minute film.
Extended School Visit
$10 per student | 120 Minutes
Includes all Standard School Visit activities with an additional choice of two activities from the following: Native dancing and drumming, Native stories/string stories, Native games, Native art project.
- Time does not include lunch. Please plan for additional time if students will be eating on-site.
- One Teacher/Chaperone is free with every 10 paid students. Additional teachers/chaperones are $8 per person.
- Maximum 60 students per visit.
Anchorage School District (ASD) teachers can submit requests online through SchoolDude TripDirect. Other organizations can schedule directly by calling 907-330-8000 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Self-Guided Summer School Visit
Summer season school visits are entirely self-guided. Rate is $9.95 per student and with every five paying students we comp one adult chaperone. Additional chaperones past the 1:5 ratio may attend by paying $13.95.
Shavila – Cultural School Assembly
$375 | 45 Minutes
Looking for a fun way to bring your students together and learn about Alaska Native cultures? Schedule a Shavila assembly and Alaska Native Heritage Center staff will bring dance, games, and storytelling to your school.
Call 907-330-8000 for more information about scheduling a Shavila, or email email@example.com.