Looking for activities for your students?
Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!
Take your class to the museum
Note: Field trips are modified for spring 2021. Please see "Exhibit Explorations" on the Field Trip page.
A field trip to the UA Museum of the North will enrich your lessons, engage student
interest, and create lasting memories.
Visit our Field Trip page.
Activities and Resources
Plan an activity
A wide variety of gallery activity sheets are available, as well as links to other
Alaska-based learning resources.
Visit our Activities and Resources page.
Kits & Hands-on Objects
Bring museum objects to your class
Use hands-on objects to help your students explore culture, science, art, and history.
Kit materials are designed for hands-on learning and reflect the diversity of the
UA Museum of the North’s collections. To borrow kits or individual objects, visit
our Museum Kits page.
UAMN Science Night
Let us bring the museum to you
Enhance your school‘s science night or other event with hands-on specimens and activities.
We can provide a museum educator and activities for a complete event, or complement
your existing plans with an educator and single activity.
Visit our Science Night page.
The world is your classroom
Make the museum a part of your learning experience. Attend the annual Homeschool Day,
borrow a kit, or come to our family programs.
Visit our Homeschool page.
Space Science Outreach
Learn about the aurora and space science
Get your head out of the clouds and into space with our learning resources for space
science and the aurora. Resources are designed for after school programs, but can
be adapted for different audiences.
Visit our Space Science Outreach page.
Teaching Through Collections
Use museum objects in lessons
Objects in museum collections tell many stories, and spark curiosity and imagination.
Learn more about using objects to teach, including activity ideas and online exhibits
featuring items from the Denali National Park & Preserve Museum Collections.
Visit our Teaching Through Collections page.
Enjoy an evening just for you
We will not be hosting this popular event in 2020, but we hope to be able to celebrate local educators again soon.
Join us on Educators' Night to learn about museum offerings, see kits and explore the galleries. Pre-registration is required for this annual free event. Find more information on our Educators' Night page.