Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
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Body Worlds Vital

Sept. 28 through Jan. 6, 2013

DISCOVER THE MYSTERIES UNDER YOUR SKIN

Body Worlds Vital is an awe-inspiring exhibition that educates visitors about anatomy, physiology and health through a series of whole bodies, individual organs and transparent body slices. Displays present the most current information about common diseases, the effects of tobacco use, and the mechanics of artificial body parts. By juxtaposing healthy and diseased organs, the exhibition also encourages healthy lifestyle choices.

BODY WORLDS VITAL

FAQs

FAQs

What is Body Worlds? Gunther von Hagens' Body Worlds are first-of-their-kind exhibitions through which visitors...
EXHIBIT
OVERVIEW

EXHIBIT OVERVIEW

Body Worlds Vital will be on view Sept. 28 through Jan. 6, 2013 at the Anchorage Museum. This is the first Body Worlds exhibition in Alaska. The series is designed to educate the public about the human body and increase health awareness.
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YOUR
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PLAN YOUR VISIT

Body Worlds tickets include admission to the museum. Advance tickets available starting Sept. 10.
EVENTS

EVENTS

Enhance your Body Worlds Vital experience through educational events and programs.
FOR
PARENTS

FOR PARENTS

Information on visiting Body Worlds Vital with a child