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A horned puffin rests on a ledge. The puffin have black plumage on top and white on bottom. Its feet are webbed and bright orange. Its beaks is yellow and orange. It has a fleshy black
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Discovery Center Film Schedule

The Southeast Alaska Discovery Center is pleased to feature the films of the Ketchikan Story Project, presented in partnership with the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau. This film series tells the many stories of living, working and playing between the mountains and the sea. We're also screening The Meaning of Wild, a 30-minute film exploring the Tongass' 5.7 million acres of undeveloped wilderness and the people who live, work and play within its vast reaches.

8 a.m, 9 a.m, 10 a.m, 11 a.m, 1 p.m, 2 p.m, 3:40 p.m.
Discovering the Tongass: Alaska's Rainforest

8:30 a.m, 2:30 p.m.
Ketchikan: Our Native Legacy

9:30 a.m.
Ketchikan: The Timber Years

10:30 a.m.
Ketchikan: The Bush Pilots

11:30 a.m.
Ketchikan: The Artists

12 noon
Ketchikan: A True Frontier

1:30 p.m.
The Meaning of Wild

3 p.m.
Ketchikan: A Fish Story

All films are included in center admission.

A closeup shot of a purple Calypso Orchid. The flower is curled and resembles a snail's shell. Bright green foliage is in the background. Did You Know?
Approximately 1,300 species of vascular plants, mosses, and lichens can be found in Denali National Park & Preserve. However, there are only eight species of trees!