Seward & Kenai Fjords Museums & Cultural Centers
Museums, Cultural Centers
The local history museum, operated in partnership with the Resurrection Bay Historical Society, is situated on the first floor. The library, located on the second floor, offers computer with internet access, youth programs, and preschool story time for no cost.
The museum presents the chief events of Seward’s history through photographs, artifacts and documents. There is also a fine collection of Native baskets and ivory carvings on display. During the summer there are evening programs consisting of two slide shows: The History of Seward and The History of the Iditarod Trail. A special open house is held every August 28 in honor of the founding of Seward in 1903. Museum shop carries books by local ...more