The Folk School


The Folk School Fairbanks offers year-round classes and programs for all ages in traditional crafts, woodworking, outdoor skills, and hands-on arts and sciences. Take a fun, hands-on class while you are visiting Fairbanks! Or for a true Alaskan immersion experience, try one of our family friendly annual programs such as "Week in the Woods" or "Weekend on the River". Check out our calendar of upcoming classes and programs at https://folk.school/classes/upcoming-classes/

  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Months of Operation:
    • January through December
  • Payment Types:
    • Visa
    • Mastercard
    • American Express
    • Discover
    • Checks
    • Cash
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Seasons of Operation: Year-round
  • Folk School Science Series: Aurora

    Pioneer Park- Cabin 66
    June 18, 2024
    Will the aurora be out tonight? Freezing temperatures and rugged charm aren’t the only reasons why people flock to Fairbanks. Find out what it is that makes Alaska one of...
  • Week in the Woods

    The Folk School
    June 21, 2024
    Are you looking for a truly unique Alaskan adventure? Spend 6 days in the remote boreal forest outside of Fairbanks learning traditional hands-on crafts and exploring...
  • Folk School Science Series: Earthquake

    Pioneer Park- Cabin 66
    June 25, 2024
    So you want to feel an earthquake? Is feeling an earthquake on your bucket list? Then you’ve come to the right place! Alaska is the shakiest state in the U.S. where...