Alaska State Museum

395 Whittier St.
Juneau, AK 99801- Map It
(907) 465-2901

AAA Editor Notes

Alaska State Museum, w. of Egan Dr. at 395 Whittier St., chronicles the state's history and preserves and exhibits Tlingit and Athabascan Indian, Eskimo and Aleut culture. There are wildlife, timber, maritime and mining displays; Russian-American historical exhibits; and fine art. Highlights include an 18-ton locomotive. Guided tours are available in summer. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Mid-May to late Sept. $12; $11 (ages 65+); free (ages 0-18 and active military with ID). Rest of year $7; $6 (ages $65); free (ages 0-18, active military with ID and to all first Fri. of the month 4:30-7). Admission and schedule may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Daily 9-5, mid-May to late Sept.; Tues.-Sat. 10-4, rest of year. Closed major holidays.