Hours & Admission

Notice of Temporary Closure through April 30, 2020

The University of Alaska Museum of the North will be temporarily closed through April 30th. We are following recommendations and guidelines from the University of Alaska and state and federal agencies, in an effort to slow the possible spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all visitors, staff, faculty, and students at the UA Museum of the North is our priority. If you have any questions regarding our business operations, please email Visitor Services.

We will update this page based on changes to our operations.


Museum Hours

Closed through April 30th.


June 1 to August 31
Open Daily: 9 AM - 7 PM

September 1 to May 31
Monday through Saturday
9 AM - 5 PM


Movies at the Museum

All movie tickets are $5.00. 

Dynamic Aurora and Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs are offered several times daily in the auditorium. 

Daily Movie Schedule

Subject to change due to special event scheduling

  • 10 AM    Dynamic Aurora
  • 11 AM    Dynamic Aurora
  • 12 PM    Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs
  • 1 PM       Dynamic Aurora
  • 2 PM       Dynamic Aurora
  • 3 PM       Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs
  • 4 PM       Dynamic Aurora

General Admission

Adult (ages 13+ yrs) $16

Senior (ages 65+) & Veteran (with ID)


Local (with valid Alaska ID)

Youth (ages 5 - 12) $9
UA Staff, Faculty, & Students Free
Alaska Active Duty Military Free
Children (ages 4 and Under) Free
Special Exhibits Gallery Only $4
Movie Ticket $5


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