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: Birds

    University of Alaska Museum of the North
    April 28, 2017
    Drop in with your toddler or preschooler to create and discover. Materials and activities provided. April’s theme is Birds. For ages 5 and under. Siblings welcome!...
  • Teen Studio: Birds

    University of Alaska Museum of the North
    April 29, 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...