Anchorage, Alaska

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Anchorage, Alaska, USA

Attractions in Anchorage, Alaska

Museums & Galleries

  • Alaska Museum of Natural History, The
    11723 Old Glenn Highway, Anchorage, AK 99577
    Downtown Eagle River, Ak
    907-694-0819, Learn about Alaska's rich natural history through the numerous exhibits displayed here. You'll also see dioramas, hands-on exhibits for the children, Alaskan gold rush... more info  map

  • Alaska Native Heritage Center
    8800 Heritage Center Drive, Anchorage, AK 99504
    Located 10 Minutes from Downtown Anchorage
    907-330-8000, "Alaska's premier interactive cultural destination" on 26 acres of wooded land in northeast Anchorage, the Alaska Native Heritage Center "celebrates, perpetuates and... more info

  • Anchorage Museum
    625 C Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    Located in Downtown Anchorage
    907-929-9200, The Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center's permanent collection includes 25,000 objects, with an education collection of roughly 2,000 artifacts. The Department contains... more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Chugach National Forest
    3301 C Street, Suite 300, Anchorage, AK 99503
    907-743-9500, The western most and northern most National Forest in the United States, the 5.5 million-acre Chugach National Forest is represented by three ranger districts. The... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Alaska Botanical Garden
    4601 Campbell Airstrip Road, Anchorage, AK 99520
    Adjacent to Far North Bicentennial Park
    907-770-3692, "A public garden dedicated enhancing the beauty and value of plant material through education, preservation, recreation and research," the year-round Alaska Botanical... more info

  • Alaska Zoo, The
    4731 O'Malley Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
    907-346-2133, Arctic foxes, polar bears, harbor seals, river otters, reindeer, snow leopards, bald eagles, wolves, Tibetan yaks, and ravens are just some of the beautiful animals that... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • 26 Glacier Cruise by Phillips Cruises & Tours
    519 West Fourth Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99510
    907-276-8023, The 26 Glacier Cruise travels over 135 miles into Prince William Sound where you will see 26 “named” glaciers and many more unnamed.  more info

  • Alaska Wilderness Voyages
    P.O. Box 110785, Anchorage, AK907-345-9353, For the ultimate Alaska cruise tour, contact Alaska Wilderness Voyages. Their custom-built, 54-foot yacht, "Miss Brizz," cruises around Prince William Sound, Kenai... more info

  • All Alaska Cruises
    Alaska cruises have become one of the most popular ways to visit Alaska. Cruises feature glaciers, wildlife, great food, entertainment, interesting ports of call and... more info

  • Era Helicopters Flightseeing Tours
    6160 Carl Brady Drive, Anchorage, AK 99502
    907-248-4422, Tours of Mt. McKinley, guided Heli-hiking, dog sledding, and exclusive glacier landings and glacier trekking tours are available via Era Helicopters Flightseeing Tours.  more info  map

  • Kenai Fjords Tours
    907-777-2805, Kenai Fjords Tours offers exceptional wildlife and glacier cruises in Resurrection Bay and Kenai Fjords National Park. Kenai Fjords Tours is Alaska Native-owned and... more info

  • Ketchum Air Service
    P.O. Box 190588, Anchorage, AK 99519-0588
    907-243-5525, Take a flight to the mountains, glaciers, and wildlife. The most popular catches are salmon, pike, and trout. Stay in a warm cabin or a houseboat. Enjoy a guided or... more info

  • Major Marine Tours
    9170 Jewel Lake Road, Suite 203, Anchorage, AK 99502
    907-274-7300, Tour Kenai Fjords National Park and Prince William Sound. more info  map

  • Portage Glacier Cruises-Gray Line of Alaska
    745 West 4th, Anchorage, AK 99501
    907-277-5581, One hour cruise to the most visited glacier in Alaska. more info  map

  • Renown Charters & Tours
    411 West 4th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501
    907-274-7300, Cruise in comfort aboard the 75-passenger boat. Stroll around the walkaround deck and heated cabins. Enjoy the all you can eat deli style lunch while observing the... more info


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