Discovery Center reopens March 4 for hourly ticketed entry
Thomas Planetarium open Thursdays and Fridays with scheduled member-only programming
March 03, 2021
ANCHORAGE, AK – The Anchorage Museum’s Discovery Center reopens Thursday, March 4, with restricted spaces, 30-person capacity and hourly ticketed entry. Visitors may reserve tickets in advance online; tickets are included in museum admission.
Each ticket reserves a one-hour time slot, with visitors admitted on the hour. Ticketed walk-ins are welcome on a first-come, first-serve basis. Museum members are also required to reserve timed-entry tickets to the Discovery Center. All Discover Center ticket holders must check in at the museum’s front desk where they will be given a wearable Discovery Center admission badge.
The Discovery Center’s land, sky, water and life spaces will be fully open. Co-Lab, the innovation space and Tote KidSpace remain temporarily closed. The Thomas Planetarium reopens Thursdays and Fridays starting March 4 for scheduled programming only.
Face coverings are required for all museum visitors. Current museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays. Closed Monday through Wednesday. General admission is $20, $17 Alaska residents ages 18-64, $15 seniors/students/military, $10 ages 6-12, free for ages 5 and younger. Learn more online at www.anchoragemuseum.org.
ABOUT THE ANCHORAGE MUSEUM
The Anchorage Museum is the largest museum in Alaska, and one of the top 10 most visited attractions in the state. The museum’s mission is to share and connect Alaska with the world through art, history and science.