Tongass Historical Museum
The Tongass Historical Museum houses a collection of local historical and Alaska Native artifacts, many dealing with Ketchikan’s fishing...
First City Saloon
This sprawling club now has two bars, pool tables and comfortable lounge areas with sofas, ottomans and wi-fi. Its dance floor features...
Ketchikan’s favorite burger joint. Ten varieties, including one with a Polish sausage and a hamburger patty, plus 30 flavors of...
509 Water St · interesting places nearby
Arctic Bar information
Just past the tunnel on downtown’s northwest side, this local favorite has managed to survive 70 years by poking fun at itself and tourists. On the back deck overlooking the Narrows is a pair of fornicating bears. And hanging below the wooden bruins, in full view of every cruise ship that ties up in front of the bar, is the sign ‘Please Don’t Feed the Bears.’