Current
Exhibits

Museum
Today

Discovery Center Science Demonstrations

3/1/2015 - 4/30/2015

Times vary

Beyond the Arctic Circle

3/3/2015 - 4/30/2015

4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday

Into The Deep

3/3/2015 - 4/30/2015

5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday

Wed
Mar
04
2015

Tues-Sat
OPEN 10am-6pm.

Winter hours
Oct 1 - Apr 30.

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Polar
Lab

Polar Lab

Polar Lab looks at the contemporary and future North through exhibitions and programs. The lab connects art, science, and the environment. It connects Anchorage with the globe. Contemporary art, along with traditional and non-traditional research in multiple disciplines, stimulates the activity of the Lab.

News

Museum Gala

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5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11 Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center Join us as we go on a Northern expedition during the 2015 Anchorage Museum Gala.

Spark!Lab: Invention and the Smithsonian Institution

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Beginning in March, the Anchorage Museum becomes home to one of only a few Spark!Labs outside the Smithsonian in Washington, DC...

Message form Anchorage Museum Director and CEO Julie Decker - March, 2015

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As we open the exhibition Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage, we look at how the challenges of navigating arctic sea ice effectively ended Cook’s quest for the Northwest Passage.

Long considered a footnote in Arctic exploration...

Call for Entries: Crafts Weekend

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The Anchorage Museum invites artists and artisans to apply for the annual popular juried craft event, Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov. 27-29. Artists may submit digital images via the online application process beginning Monday, March 2. Deadline for entries is Friday, April 24.

Message from Anchorage Museum Director and CEO Julie Decker - January, 2015

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For the Anchorage Museum, the year 2015 is a Centennial year and an Arctic season.

Anchorage’s Centennial coincides with the United States assuming chairmanship of the Arctic...

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Anchorage Centennial
Exhibitions

Anchorage Centennial Exhibitions

The Anchorage Museum celebrates and preserves the spirit and history of the North. We tell the colorful stories of Alaska's past while exploring life in the North today and envisioning a future full of possibility.