Fairbanks Community Museum

535 Second Ave., Suite 215
Fairbanks, AK 99701- Map It
Phone: (907) 457-3669

AAA Editor Notes

Fairbanks Community Museum is in the Co-Op Plaza at 535 Second Ave., Suite 215. The museum features Deluge: The Flood of '67, an exhibit which relates the story of the disastrous 1967 flood that caused more than $80 million in damage to the area. Antique winter sports equipment, including a still-operable 1962 snowmobile, is displayed. Exhibits highlight the area's gold rush and dog mushing history and include a replica of a gold panner's home and such mushing equipment as vintage dog sleds.
$5; $3 (senior citizens and military with ID); $1 (children).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 11-7, Sun 11-3, late May to mid-Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 11-3, rest of year; other times by appointment, year-round. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.