Museum to host annual open house March 23

Families viewing museum exhibits including a taxidermy polar bear and seals and a whale skull.
UAF photo by Eric Engman
Families take in the displays at the UA Museum of the North. Admission will be free during the annual open house on March 23.

The University of Alaska Museum of the North will host its annual open house on Saturday, March 23, 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, UA’s education savings program. For more information, call 907-474-7505 or visit the museum online.

ADDITIONAL CONTACT: Jennifer Arsenau, 907-474-6948,