Alaska Native heritage takes center stage at Anchorage Museum celebration
Celebrate the rich culture and traditions of Alaska Native people Sunday, Nov. 10, at the Anchorage Museum’s annual Alaska Native Heritage Month Celebration.
Enjoy drumming and dancing by the Yurapik Drummers and Dancers. Watch demonstrations by Alutiiq carver Andrew Abyo and the Alaska Native Heritage Center’s Native Youth Olympic team. Learn how to use Yup’ik story knives to tell a tale.
Museum general admission is free all day thanks to Wells Fargo.
Alaska Native Heritage Month/National American Indian Heritage Month is celebrated annually in November honoring this country’s indigenous people.
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.
Posted: October 31, 2013