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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Ketchikan

Soho Coho

The not-to-be-missed home gallery of one of Alaska's most noted contemporary artists, Ray Troll, whose salmon- and fish-inspired work is seen all around town, including on the sides of buses. Treat yourself to a Sta…
Top Choice Books in Skagway

Alaska Geographic Museum Store

NPS bookstore selling classic Klondike tomes and essential Chilkoot Trail maps ($8.50).
Arts & Crafts in Juneau

Juneau Arts and Culture Center

The impressive JACC gallery features the work of a local artist every month, while the adjacent Lobby Shop is a place for Southeast Alaskans to sell their artworks, including jewelry, paintings and books.
Books in Sitka

Old Harbor Books

One of the loveliest bookstores in the Southeast, with a large Alaska section, featured local authors, and the pie-selling Back Door Café adjoining. Browsing heaven.
Books in Petersburg

Sing Lee Alley Books

In a former 1929 boardinghouse, this bookstore is as delightful as it is unexpected in tiny Petersburg, with five rooms of jumbled books and a well-read proprietor.
Arts & Crafts in Haines

Extreme Dreams Fine Arts

At the Chilkat State Park entrance is this wonderful gallery packed with the work of 20 local artists, from watercolors and weavings to handblown glass, cast silver and beautiful beads. The gallery also has a climbi…
Arts & Crafts in Haines

Sea Wolf Art Studio

Housed in a log cabin in the middle of Fort Seward's old parade ground is Tresham Gregg’s gallery. Gregg is one of Haines’ best-known Alaska Native artists, and he combines the imagery of the spiritism, animism and …
Arts & Crafts in Ketchikan

Main Street Gallery

Operated by the Ketchikan Area Arts & Humanities Council, this small but wonderful gallery stages a reception on the first Friday of every month, unveiling the work of a selected local or regional artist. It’s a…
Dispensary in Juneau

Fireweed Factory

Following the legalization of marijuana in Alaska in November 2014, in March 2017 this became the second recreational pot shop to open in Juneau. It's a tiny abode (about the width of an average arm-span), but popul…
Dispensary in Sitka

Weed Dudes

Two thousand and seventeen proved to be a happy new year for Sitka's 'cannassuers' when the town opened its first recreational pot shop. Located discreetly in an out-of-town strip mall, the dudes at this dispensary …