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. 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.
Mid-May to mid-Sept. $7; $6 (ages 65+); free (ages 0-18). Rest of year $3; free (ages 0-18 and first Fri. of the month 4:30-7). Admission and schedule may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Daily 8:30-5:30, mid-May to late Sept.; Tues.-Sat. 10-4, rest of year. Closed Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day.