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Once a red-light district, now an arts and crafts shopping area.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (439 reviews)
“dolly's house” (108 reviews)
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Ketchikan, AK
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Within very easy walking distance from where the cruise ships docks. Lots of quaint shops along the walk and the odd salmon sight in the creek :)

Thank MudskipperNQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had limited time to spend here. Would go back and spend more time. Lots of history in this town. I will go back.

Thank linnacee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Born and raised around creek street we heard first hand story's about the shaddy ladies it is a major tourist attraction a must see

Thank robertsV5415XM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband dropped me off. If there is one thing he is not, it's a shopper. This whole town is your first or last stop for all things Alaska if you're on a cruise. (We were not, we were using the Alaska Marine Highway Ferries,...More

1  Thank flyinglady1
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Bring your camera to Creek Street for some fun pictures of Ketchikan's notorious red-light district in the early 1900's. More than 30 bawdy houses, most with one or two "working girls" lined Creek Street over the years. The City outlawed prostitution in 1953 and Creek...More

2  Thank 2TravelersMn
Reviewed 29 November 2017

cute tiny historical area that was difficult to appreciate in weather conditions which are notorious in this popular cruise stop. Only disappointing day in an amazingly Alaskan adventure

Thank teamflames
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This was the port we looked forward to the most. Maybe that is why we were so disappointed in Creek Street. Imagine thousands of tourists more interested in their cell service than the funky town elbowing one another along the exceptionally narrow walkways to rush...More

1  Thank livefun
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A historical area of Ketchikan,Alaska. Lots of great shops feature native Alakan gifts. Dolly's is one of the areas original businesses on Creek Street. Amazing salmon runs near the Creek St. bridge. Go to the back shops. The ones in the front are not native...More

1  Thank Edgar G
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This place holds a lot of history and is a great place to visit. Prices in shops were comparable if not better than main shopping precinct

Thank Carmel C
Reviewed 3 November 2017

If you want a souvenir, or an Australian opal (what's with that??!), Creek Street is the place to visit. Beautifully preserved buildings down cute little streets meandering over a flowing creek make this a lovely place to just stroll around, enjoying the historical significance of...More

Thank Kid_U_Not58
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LDallasta
12 December 2017|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
They’re pretty much all open when the ships are in port.
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LDallasta
6 December 2017|
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Response from Cschuch | Reviewed this property |
It’s a short walk from the cruise piers. Shops are open and great opportunities for photos
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obrien01
13 March 2017|
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Response from ACharlesScott | Reviewed this property |
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