Top 7 Best Places To Visit in Kodiak

Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center 

When visiting Kodiak, Alaska, it is a great idea to start at the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. You can get information on activities available at the refuge as well as the Russian Orthodox Church, which is one of the oldest buildings in Kodiak. 

Holy Resurrection Russian Orthodox Church

If you are looking for a church to visit in Kodiak, Alaska, consider visiting Holy Resurrection Russian Orthodox Church. Located on Mission Road and Kashevaroff Avenue, this historic church is part of the Diocese of Alaska and the Orthodox Church in America. 

Alutiiq Museum 

The Alutiiq Museum was designed to answer the community’s questions. The museum’s target audience included Kodiak Alutiiq, Island and U.S. Coast Guard families, as well as curious second-circle audiences 

St Herman Theological Seminary

Saint Herman Theological Seminary is an Orthodox Christian seminary with campuses in Anchorage and Kodiak, Alaska. In addition to its Anchorage campus, it offers classes in both English and Russian.  

Fossil Beach 

On Kodiak Island, Alaska, you can find Fossil Beach at the mouth of a river. Located at the base of these cliffs, this beach is filled with fascinating discoveries. It is a perfect spot to picnic, swim, or watch whales. Visitors can also try their hand at surfing. 

North End Park

The popular North End Park is a great place for a hike. The well-maintained trail winds through the forest while providing scenic views of the surrounding area. 

Kodiak Military History Museum

The Kodiak Military History Museum is a local volunteer-run museum that showcases the area’s history and its strategic role during World War II. Its extensive collection of communication equipment from that time period is painstakingly restored by volunteers.