University of Alaska Museum of the North


Discover Alaska Native cultures, natural wonders, and diverse wildlife. Explore 2,000 years of Alaska art. The museum's exhibits are the best introduction to Alaska’s diverse wildlife, people, and lands. View original installations about Alaska's dinosaurs and the research made possible by our collections. Experience breathtaking architecture and views of the Alaska Range. Our museum is as unique as the Arctic cultures we celebrate. Movies daily. Museum Store and Café on site. Open year-round.

  • Seasons of Operation: Year-round
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  • Military Discount Description: Free admission for all Alaska-based military and families
  • Early Explorers: Moose

    University of Alaska Museum of the North
    February 24, 2017
    Drop in with your toddler or preschooler to create and discover. Materials and activities provided. February’s theme is Moose. For ages 5 and under. Siblings welcome!...
  • Teen Studio: Moose

    University of Alaska Museum of the North
    February 25, 2017
    For ages 13-18. Connect with art, science, and culture. Examine objects and specimens. Make cool stuff. Meet people and discover new ideas and skills. This month, explore...
  • Moose Fun at the Library

    Noel Wien Library
    February 26, 2017
    Join us at the library to learn about moose! Try hands-on activities and listen to a story.