Hours and Admission


 Winter 2021/2022
Tours are offered Wednesday and Saturday at 12 pm, and Saturday at 10 am. Tickets must be purchased in advanced via our online store.
Tours are limited to 15 people. Th tour is approximately one hour and mostly outside so please dress appropriately. You will recieve a confirmation email with directions on where to meet for the tour. 
Please review our Covid-19 policy before purchasing tickets. 
  • Face coverings are required 
  • No individual may join a tour if they have been diagnosed or are displaying symptoms of Covid-19 
  • No individual may join a tour if they have had recent close contact with someone positive with Covid-19. 
  • Please maintain social distancing from other visitors.
  • Utilize hand sanitizer that is provided in gift shop and in tour area.


A guide feeds muskoxen treats while answering visitors' questions.





 What people are saying...

"Took my two year old to Story Time, it was great! Fun story and so much fun seeing the babies! Thank you!"Annie Sartz
"Great tour, very informative. The place was beautiful and the critters were a joy to watch"Elise Rae
" Excellent educational tour led by Matthew. This is a great stop for those who want to see and learn about musk ox, carboy, and reindeer. Well done UAF! "Mia Su Cary
"A private tour around this facility is wonderful If you are fascinated about musk ox and reindeer it’s a must see A group tour is $10 pp Private tour $250 - worth every cent if it’s in your budget Sarah was the staff member who showed me around Her knowledge and love for the animals was wonderful to see Good close up look at these magnificent animals "Sharon D.
"Learned so much from our guide. Took pictures to put on Facebook for friends planning a visit to Alaska in the future. Best experience in Fairbanks! Thank you!"Gail Halcombe
"It had very knowledgeable students who were able to have the reindeer and musk ox engage so we could get an up close encounter. Great experience!!"Kevin Loyed