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The Russian American Company

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Great selection of hand-made Russian craftwork!

While on a cruise to Alaska, we stopped in the port of Sitka. I was looking for some authentic... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Paul B
Linden, California
Russia comes to Alaska for FREE !!!!!!

We had some free time to visit the downtown area and wanted to see some shopping stores. we... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

While on a cruise to Alaska, we stopped in the port of Sitka. I was looking for some authentic Russian crafted hand-made goods, since Sitka was a former Russian settlement. Found a unique and expansive collection of Russian nesting dolls, eggs, and Eastern Orthodox items....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed December 17, 2017

We had some free time to visit the downtown area and wanted to see some shopping stores. we wondered into the Russian American Company and was amazed at the selection of things to peruse and buy. I bought many things for family and friends and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I visited both sister stores and it was like eye candy! They have a great variety of brightly colored nesting dolls. There are other Russian artsy items as well. I purchased a very unique carved wood chess set. It is awesome. Staff in both stores...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Darin K
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We had some time to kill after fishing in Sitka before our cruise ship departed. We wondered into the small Christmas shop which is part of Russia America Company. The wood carvings we truly amazing along with all the holiday nesting eggs. Upon leaving the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kevin H
Reviewed September 12, 2015

All things Russian. If you do not think you will actually get to Russia, this is a good 2nd choice for shopping. At one of the sister stores (the Russian Father Christmas) I found a stalking Santa Claus but in a cone shape as opposed...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank SharnRol2018
Reviewed July 12, 2015

This store has beautiful hand painted Russian nesting dolls. Many, many choices. In addition, it carries embroidered T-shirts with Alaska emblems on them. Quite pricey, but interesting to see. I wanted to purchase a Santa, but decided the price was more than I wanted to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Dom P
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Really beautiful items. Friendly helpful clerk. Purchased Russian eggs and Russian nesting dolls for a fair price. Loved this store!

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank maddysmommy123
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Gorgeous selection of Russian items reflecting the Russian part of Sitka's history. Alaskan artists are also represented. Friendly and knowledgeable folks! They helped my friend and I pick out the perfect gift within our budget.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Sitkakris
Reviewed June 23, 2014

Very nice company, beautiful store and very good sales staff. I bought beautiful Russian Santa Claus and it was delivered to me in a week. I will recommend this company to all my friends.

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank 389SSS
Reviewed June 11, 2014

The store is very nice and the sales person was very knowledgeable. I fell in love with a beautiful piece of art by Mills Creek which cost me over $500.00. I was informed that the piece did have its Certificate of Authenticity which is very...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank John D
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