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.
Celebrate the Holidays with UAMN
Purchase a UAMN Family Membership for your favorite family. Leave something under the tree for Santa's Clearing House. And don't miss our Holiday Sale in the Museum Store with special savings for UAMN Members.
Get all the details here.
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.
Vogel 50 x 50
In the Collections Gallery
This exhibit features all 50 artwork donated by Dorothy and Herbert Vogel, a librarian and postal worker who amassed one of the most important contemporary art collections in the country. They surprised the art world by donating the entire collection to museums across the country.
Starting Dec. 13, the museum will offer a free showing of the film Herb & Dorothy by filmmaker Megumi Sasaki in the auditorium the second Saturday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
Learn more about the exhibit.
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.