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Members Only: Back-of-House - Tour Turtles

1 p.m. Thursday, May 18

For International Museum Day, come celebrate your love of the Anchorage Museum with your favorite Museum animals. Space is limited. RSVP required.

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Members Only: Back-of-House - Tour Turtles

Members Only: Back-of-House Tour - Slither and Crawl

2 p.m. Thursday, May 18

For International Museum Day, come celebrate your love of the Anchorage Museum with your favorite Museum animals. Space is limited. RSVP required.

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Members Only: Back-of-House Tour - Slither and Crawl

Members Only: Back-of-House - Tour Marine Animals

11 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 18

For International Museum Day, come celebrate your love of the Anchorage Museum with your favorite Museum animals. Space is limited. RSVP required.

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Members Only: Back-of-House - Tour Marine Animals

International Museum Day

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 18

Museums around the world are presenting activities and events marking International Museum Day—a time to raise awareness of how museums are an important means of cultural exchange and development of mutual understanding and cooperation among peoples.
Free admission all day, thanks to Wells Fargo.

What’s happening today?

Spark!Lab is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. 
Discovery Center Science Labs from noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. daily

10:30 a.m. – Blink: My Mini Museum - create and role play your own mini museum experience
11 a.m. – Docent Tour
11 a.m. – Member Back-of-House Tour Marine Animals
Noon – Docent Tour
Noon – Conservation Lab Demonstration
Noon – Film Screening "Northern Great Mountain," 2015. Stoerre Vaerie (original title)
1 p.m. – Docent Tour
1 p.m. – Member Back-of-House Tour Turtles
2 p.m. – Member Back-of-House Tour Slither and Crawl
3 p.m. – Free Planetarium Show: River of Bears
4:30 p.m. – Free Planetarium Show: Living in the Age of Airplanes
4 to 6 p.m. – Happy Hour in Muse Restaurant
7 p.m. – Cook Inlet Historical Society Lecture : Alaskans Go to College: A Tumultuous History of Higher Education in the 49th State

Share your love of your favorite museum on social media using #MuseumDay

International Museum Day