Aleutian World War II National Historic Area, AK

National Park Service

Aleutian World War II National Historic Area

During World War II the remote Aleutian Islands, home to the Unangan (Aleut) people for over 8,000 years, became a fiercely contested battleground in the Pacific. This thousand-mile-long archipelago saw...[more]


Janis Kozlowski, Program Manager
240 West 5th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone:(907) 581 1276


Getting There

The park is located on Amaknak Island in the Aleutian Island Chain, 800 miles west of Anchorage, the nearest large urban center. It can be reached by air through commercial and charter flights from Anchorage.

Public Transportation
Alaska Marine Highway (Ferry System)

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