Museum Calendar

Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!
 
We are canceling all events and gatherings of 10 people or more through April 30th.  This applies to all on-site museum events.
 
The museum will  be hosting virtual events during this time.  See the calendar for more information.


For more information on COVID-19 prevention measures at the University of Alaska, please go to the University of Alaska coronavirus information page

 

Drawing of Bunchberry
Now Open
Café Gallery

Shown in the museum’s café, Collected Treasures by Karen Stomberg will be on view until April 8th, 2020. Come see these exquisite botanical illustrations drawn of six species of Alaska plants from collections in Fairbanks and the Smithsonian.

The museum’s more than 2.2 million artifacts and specimens are collected by 10 research disciplines. Visit Expedition Alaska in the museum’s Collections Gallery to learn about this foundation of museum research, exhibitions, and programs.
Now Open
Collections Gallery

The museum’s more than 2.2 million artifacts and specimens are collected by 10 research disciplines. Visit Expedition Alaska in the museum’s Collections Gallery to learn about this foundation of museum research, exhibitions, and programs.

Take a walking tour of the museum and Alaska’s fossil coastline. Discover our natural history collections along-side original art by Ray Troll. This special exhibition, organized by the Anchorage Museum and with support from Lynden, Inc.
Now Open
Special Exhibits Gallery

Take a walking tour of the museum and Alaska’s fossil coastline. Discover our natural history collections along-side original art by Ray Troll. This special exhibition is organized by the Anchorage Museum and with support from Lynden, Inc.

Posterboards describing science fair projects lined up on white tables.
Friday, March 20
UA Museum of the North Facebook Page

The UA Museum of the North and the Interior Alaska Science Fair are partnering for a virtual science fair! We have asked students selected for the Interior Alaska District Science Fair to share photos of their projects, and will showcase their work in an online album beginning on March 20, 2020.

Child wearing red rubber boots splashing in a mud puddle.
Friday, April 3
10:00 AM
UA Museum of the North Website

Create and discover with your toddler or preschooler. While we are unable to meet in person, we want you to continue to explore! Activities will be posted online. April's theme is Water.

Child wearing red rubber boots splashing in a mud puddle.
Friday, April 10
10:00 AM
UA Museum of the North Website

Create and discover with your toddler or preschooler. While we are unable to meet in person, we want you to continue to explore! Activities will be posted online. April's theme is Water.

Child wearing red rubber boots splashing in a mud puddle.
Friday, April 17
10:00 AM
UA Museum of the North Website

Create and discover with your toddler or preschooler. While we are unable to meet in person, we want you to continue to explore! Activities will be posted online. April's theme is Water.

Child wearing red rubber boots splashing in a mud puddle.
Friday, April 24
10:00 AM
UA Museum of the North Website

Create and discover with your toddler or preschooler. While we are unable to meet in person, we want you to continue to explore! Activities will be posted online. April's theme is Water.