Fairbanks Pioneer Museum & Big Stampede Show


Dioramas of early gold mines: prospectors gold panning, a prospector's shaft, a sluicing operation & a drift mine. Emphasis on early Fairbanks & Interior Alaska history. Rusty Heurlin's Gold Rush murals: "The Big Stampede" show narrated by Ruben Gaines.

COVID-19 Business Updates
Open Status
  • Closing Date: 2020-09-30
  • Days of Operation:
    • Sunday
    • Friday
    • Saturday
  • Hours of Operation: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Restricting number of guests:
  • Physical Location Limitations: 50 person capacity
Personal Protection
  • Contactless Technologies Comment: Door is open when the museum is open
  • Enhanced Sanitation:
    • Frequent hand washing/sanitizer use
    • Sanitize high-touch surfaces every hour per state guidelines
    • 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:
  • Procedures for positive COVID-19 test:
  • Share Sanitation Protocols:
    • Signage in business
  • Transmission Barriers:
    • Encouraging physical distancing through signage
Health Resources
  • Health Resources:
    • Signage communicating COVID-19 symptoms
    • Encourage travelers to stay home if they are sick
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Months of Operation:
    • January through December
  • Payment Types:
    • Visa
    • Mastercard
  • Seasons of Operation: Year-round