Museum Calendar

Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!

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Butterfly and moth specimens in a drawer.
UA Museum of the North Website

Visit the UA Museum of the North from home with resources for all ages!

Frozen soap bubble on snow.
December 1-11
UA Museum of the North

Make winter break full of discovery! Activity packets featuring a variety of hands-on explorations and crafts are available for purchase.

Drawing of a child looking up at the stars, holding a telescope.
Friday, December 11
UA Museum of the North Website

Create and discover with your toddler or preschooler. Explore at home and share your discoveries with us. Hands-on activities will be posted online. December's theme is Northern Skies!

Detail of Migration 3, by Ron Senungetuk.
Special Exhibits Gallery

Iñupiaq artist Ronald Senungetuk was a world-renowned sculptor, silversmith, and woodcarver. As an artist, educator, and mentor, he had a profound impact on the visual arts in Alaska. He founded the Native Art Center in 1965, and was one of the first Alaska Native professors to receive tenure from UAF.

Revisit the 2018-2019 UAMN special exhibition, ShAKe: Earthquakes in Interior Alaska. Entrance to the gallery.
Virtual Exhibit

Revisit the 2018-2019 UAMN special exhibition, ShAKe. Explore the 21-part video tour (69 minute running time) to learn about earthquakes in Interior Alaska from guest curator Carl Tape.

UA Museum of the North

Explore artwork and history outside on the museum grounds.