"What does it mean to be Alutiiq?"

The answer flows from history, values, traditions, and spiritual beliefs; from the bonds of family and language; and from lives lived close to the land and sea.

Begin your exploration by clicking the links to the left: learn about the people, see where they live, and view the objects that express their culture.

Brought To You By:

Arctic Studies Center
Department of Anthropology
National Museum of Natural History
Smithsonian Institution

Alutiiq Museum and
Archaeological Repository

Alaska Native Heritage Center