Family Programs

In-person events and gatherings are canceled until further notice. The museum will be hosting virtual events during this time. Check back for updated opportunities!
 
Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!
 
Click here for the Virtual Early Explorers page.

Discover & Create Together

Discover science, history, culture, and art through hands-on investigations, crafts, and games. Activities are designed to stimulate curiosity and encourage multigenerational collaboration. Come back every month to explore a new theme!

We also hold Family Days (for all ages), Family Workshops (for adults and children working together) and ARTSci Workshops (for ages 13-18).


Programs included with admission.
 Family membership gets you in for free all year long!

An adult and child sit at a table painting with watercolors.

Early Explorers

September-May: Every Friday, 10 am - noon

For ages 5 and under, with adult

Drop in with your toddler or preschooler to create and discover.  Materials and activities provided.

Adult supervision required. Siblings of all ages are welcome. 

 

Children sit and stand around a table, working on craft projects.

Junior Curators

September-May: One Saturday per month, 2 pm - 4 pm

For ages 6 and up, with adult.

Stop by the Creativity Lab to explore, create, and learn. Discover science, history, culture, and art through hands-on investigations and crafts. 

Adult supervision required. Siblings of all ages are welcome. 



Family Programs are proudly sponsored by Alaska 529.

Alaska 529 Logo.