AAA Editor Notes
University of Alaska Museum of the North, on the West Ridge of the University of Alaska campus, contains natural and cultural history exhibits featuring Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs in the Special Exhibits Gallery. The Rose Berry Alaska Art Gallery is dedicated to Alaskan art. Also on display are an extensive gold collection and a 36,000-year-old mummified steppe bison preserved in the permafrost. "Dynamic Aurora," which explains the northern lights; "Winter," which documents Alaska's longest season; and "Arctic Currents," an animated film about bowhead whales, are 30-minute multimedia presentations offered during summer months.
Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.