Explore Fairbanks


Explore Fairbanks offers visitor information 7 days a week. Come find out all there is to see and do in Fairbanks, Denali, Interior Alaska, Arctic and the rest of Alaska. Free brochures, phones, internet access and audio walking tours of downtown Fairbanks. Make the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center your first stop on your trip to Fairbanks.

COVID-19 Business Updates
Open Status
  • Days of Operation:
    • Daily (Sun-Sat)
  • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Hours of Operation comment: The exhibit hall, overseen by Alaska Public Lands Information Center, is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and again from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Open For Business:
Personal Protection
  • Enhanced Sanitation:
    • Frequent hand washing/sanitizer use
    • Sanitize high-touch surfaces every hour per state guidelines
    • Provide hand sanitizer
    • Modify business hours when necessary to carry out thorough sanitation and disinfection
    • Provide training for employees on implementing these measures
    • Allow for a minimum of six-foot distances among guests and employees
  • Masks Required-Guest:
  • Masks Required-Staff:
  • Share Sanitation Protocols:
    • Signage in business
    • In-person explanation
  • Transmission Barriers:
    • Transparent Barriers
    • Encouraging physical distancing through signage
    • Requiring staff to wear face coverings
    • Requiring guests to wear face coverings
Health Resources
  • Health Resources:
    • Materials describing good health practices to protect themselves and others
    • Encourage travelers to stay home if they are sick
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Hours of Operation: Summer 8am-9pm daily; Winter 8am-5pm daily
  • Internet/Wi-Fi:
  • Months of Operation:
    • January through December
  • Motorcoach Parking:
  • Payment Types:
    • Visa
    • Mastercard
    • Checks
    • Cash
  • Seasons of Operation: Year-round
  • Shuttle Offered: