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. Wildlife and mining displays, Russian-American historical exhibits and art of Alaska are featured. Highlights include a bald eagle nesting tree.
Guided tours are available in summer. Note: The museum is closed for construction; reopening is scheduled for June 2016. Schedule and admission may vary; phone ahead.
Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.