Current
Exhibits

Museum
Today

Discovery Center Science Demonstrations

3/1/2015 - 4/30/2015

Times vary

Smithsonian Spotlight: Indigenous Arts Today

4/2/2015

7 p.m. Thursday, April 2

Material Traditions: Sculpting Ivory

4/2/2015 - 4/3/2015

1 to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, April 2 and 3

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

Thu, Apr 02, 2015

OPEN 10am-6pm.

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Polar
Lab

Polar Lab

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Today's artists, scientists, explorers and inhabitants are questioning the future of the landscape.

Enter the Lab

Michael Conti: Air Hockey (Gold)

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As part of the Anchorage Museum’s Polar Lab program, we invite artists to create interventions in museum galleries and public spaces, through performances and temporary installations. 

Think UP HERE: A Series of Presentations and Conversations | 2015-2016

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Featuring topic experts from Alaska and beyond, the Think Up Here conversation series explores a wide range of current and emerging issues in art, culture, science, politics, literature and social action.

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...

Anchorage School District Art Exhibition

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The 43rd annual Anchorage School District exhibition includes artwork from some of the district’s student artists.

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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