The Anchorage Museum is open Tuesday through Sunday.
The Discovery Center is now open.
Our masking policy may change frequently, as we monitor CDC guidelines for slowing the spread of COVID-19. At this time, we require visitors to wear masks while inside the museum regardless of vaccination status. Masks also are required for all indoor classes, programs and events requiring registration. Masks are provided at the museum’s front desk just inside the entrance.
Tuesday — Saturday
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Noon to 6 p.m.
Extended hours through 9 p.m. Fridays October-April
MUSEUM Admission & Tickets
$20 Adult (18-64)
$17 Alaska resident (18-64)
$15 Senior (65+), student, active duty military with ID
$10 Ages 6-12
FREE 5 and younger
FREE Museum members (best deal!)
$5 all day Third Thursday of the Month October - April
FREE 6-9 p.m. First Fridays October - April
Some exhibitions and events may carry a separate charge.
Find free or discounted admission opportunities HERE
The Discovery Center is open to the public. The land, sky, water and life spaces will be fully open. CoLab is temporarily closed through Sunday, October 31. The innovation area and Tote KidSpace remain temporarily closed.
The Thomas Planetarium is open Tuesday - Sunday for scheduled programming.
Our plan to keep you safe during your visit
SAFETY FACE COVERINGS
At this time we are encouraging visitors to wear masks while inside the museum regardless of vaccination status.
Frequent cleaning of high-touch, high-traffic surfaces with deep cleaning when the building is closed
Visitors and staff will maintain 6 feet of distance in all spaces. Fully vaccinated and masked visitors may visit without physically distancing.
HEALTHY VISITORS AND STAFF
Frequent hand washing encouraged + sanitizing stations provided throughout the museum
If you feel unwell, stay home - Know COVID-19 symptoms
MUSEUM MEMBERS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION
Before you purchase your tickets, consider becoming a museum member. Members enjoy free museum admission all year and 10% off at the Anchorage Museum Store and Atrium Cafe. Join today.
Adults 65 and older, students and military receive discounted general admission with ID
Reciprocal admission for members of participating museums (see list of museums, with proof of membership; discount not available for tickets purchased online)
AAA and LifeBalance members receive $1 off adult admission (with proof of membership; discount not available for tickets purchased online or applicable to special exhibitions, planetarium shows or classes/workshops)
Upcoming Events & Programs
See our calendar for the most up to date information.