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Sightseeing and landmarks in Juneau

History museums

History Museum
“New building with beautiful, thoughtful exhibits ranging from ancient and contemporary native Alaskan art to statehood, mining, logging and more. Major highlight of Juneau! ”
  • 19 locals recommend

Scenic lookouts

Scenic Lookout
“Easily accessible via road. Absolutely amazing views and the huge waterfall, Nugget Falls is something to be seen. Check out the visitor center it will provide all the info you need about the glacier. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Tourist Information Center
“Can see the glacier from the parking lot, and either take a short stroll in the area or hike all or some of the lovely East Glacier trail (about 3.5 mile loop). ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
  • 1 local recommends

Historic sites

“A look into the past and current times is to step into this beautiful church. ”
  • 3 locals recommend


“On the top of the first downtown parking garage. The view is terrific and the history books are fantastic. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
“On Douglas Island near the fire department. A wonderful small library you will enjoy.”
  • 2 locals recommend
“Our beautiful new valley library features a wonderful reading area for your entire family to enjoy. ”
  • 1 local recommends