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New museum to hold old Sitka stories


SITKA, Alaska (AP) – Life-size models of Prince and Princess Maksoutoff, a changing digital display of Sitka’s landscape, and an interactive exhibit on how Sitka’s past influences its future will be part of the new Sitka History Museum in Harrigan Centennial Hall.

There also will be space for temporary exhibits highlighting other periods of Sitka’s past, such as World War II, when Sitka was part of the Pacific theater of the war, said Kristy Griffin, museum curator of collections and exhibits, reported the Daily Sitka Sentinel.

And that’s just in the gallery, she told Chamber of C...

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