Museum hosts annual open house

Two young girls look intently at an unidentified specimen held out to them by an adult male.
UAMN photo
Museum director Patrick Druckenmiller shows a specimen to young visitors during a museum open house.

The University of Alaska Museum of the North will host its annual open house on Saturday, March 25, from noon to 4 p.m.

Visitors can meet staff and researchers while touring the labs and galleries. Hands-on activities will be available for children and families.

Admission is free all day, thanks to support from Alaska 529. For more information call 907-474-7505 or visit the museum online.

ADDITIONAL CONTACT: Aelin Allegood, 907-474-1510,