This winter, visit two museums at once.
The Fairbanks Children's Museum is partnering with the UA Museum of the North to offer a long-term exhibit in our auditorium that's open daily through April 30. You'll get access to new exhibits, an expanded creativity center, even birthday parties.
For more information about the Fairbanks Children's Museum, call 374-6873.
In addition to the events listed below, the museum offers short-term exhibits throughout the year. Visit the Special Exhibits page for information on current and upcoming exhibits.
December Family Programs
Explore these educational, cultural, and play-based activities offered all month long
Baby Hour for infants up to 1 year and caregivers
First Sunday of the Month from 10-11am
Early Explorers for ages 2-5 (with adult)
1st and 3rd Saturdays from 10-11am
Junior Curators for ages 6-14 (with adult)
2nd and 4th Saturdays from 2-3:30pm
For program descriptions, see our Family Programs flyer.
Family Programs are included with regular museum admission and free for museum members. Parking is free on weekends.
Read more here.
October 18 - December 13
Join us for a guided tour through the collections, research labs, and workshops at the museum. You'll meet researchers and explore the objects we care for. Recommended for ages 14 and up. Call 474-7505 to reserve space.
Night Out at UAMN
Friday, December 13 * 7-9pm
Enjoy the museum after-hours. This new series of events features refreshments, local entertainment, and a look at special items from the collection.
Must be 21 to attend. Tickets $20
For more information, call 474-7505.
Family Day: Fish
FREE parking on weekends!
Denali Art & Science Workshop
Sunday, December 15 * 3-4:30pm
Let your creativity be as big as Denali with a workshop designed to help kids and parents explore art and science techniques through North America's tallest mountain.