Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

6000 Glacier Spur Rd.
Juneau, AK 99801- Map It
Phone: (907) 789-0097

AAA Editor Notes

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, at the end of Glacial Spur Rd., contains a model depicting glacier dynamics, dioramas and display cases that interpret five evolving ecosystems at the glacier and a naturalistic salmon-filled stream that tumbles over rocks. A film is shown three times every hour during the summer, otherwise by request. Interpretive talks and nature hikes also are offered. Guided tours are available.
$5 (May-Sept.); free (ages 0-15 and Oct.-Mar.).
Hours: Daily 8-7:30, May-Sept.; Fri.-Sun. 10-4, Oct.-Mar. Closed winter holidays.