November is Ocean Exploration Month
Discover the science, culture, and art of the oceans.
Join us for interactive investigations, hands-on exploration, and crafts. Visit the Creativity Lab to enjoy an experience for all ages. Free with admission.
Early Explorers (under 5) Fridays, 10am-12pm
Junior Curators (5 and up) Two Saturdays, 2-4pm
Learn more about our programs for families.
Halloween at the Museum
Friday, October 31, 4-7pm
Watch science experiments in action. See bones and bugs, bats and birds. Tour the museum's research labs and explore the galleries.
Admission is free with a donation of canned food for the Fairbanks Community Food Bank.
Family Day: Ocean Exploration
Saturday, November 8, Noon-4pm
Explore ocean science through hands-on activities. Touch sea creatures, meet experts, and visit the special exhibit: Arctic Odyssey: Voyages of the R/V Sikuliaq.
Navigate to our Family Day page for more information.
Movies in the Auditorium
Explore our Exhibits
Arctic Odyssey: Voyages of the R/V Sikuliaq
In the Special Exhibits Gallery
The R/V Sikuliaq will aid scientists as they search for answers to our most pressing oceanographic questions. This exhibit explores the ship and the science, while taking a look at a history of creative, oceanographic instrumentation.
Discover the world's last frontier.
at UAF's Community & Techical College in downtown Fairbanks
Our recipes and menus are directly affected by immigrant, food preparation technology, and the ever-changing availability of key ingredients.. Share a recipe with us on our website. Visit the exhibit and bring a foodie photo to put on the wall.
Find out all about this traveling exhibit.