The best museums in Anchorage in 2022

These are the top 10 best museums in Anchorage, United States, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2022. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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These are the best museums in Anchorage:

  1. Anchorage Museum At Rasmuson Center1

    Anchorage Museum At Rasmuson Center

    The Anchorage Museum is a large art, history, ethnography, ecology and science museum located in a modern building in the heart of Anchorage, Alaska . It is dedicated to studying and exploring the land, peoples, art and history of Alaska . The museum displays material from its permanent collection,
  2. Alaska Law Enforcement Museum2

    Alaska Law Enforcement Museum

    Interesting displays of equipment and stories from law enforcement in the last frontier.
  3. Alaska Native Heritage Center3

    Alaska Native Heritage Center

    The Alaska Native Heritage Center is an educational and cultural institution for all Alaskans, located in Anchorage , Alaska . The center opened in 1999. The Alaska Native Heritage Center shares the heritage of Alaska's 11 major cultural groups. These 11 groups are the Athabaskan people , Eyak peopl
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  5. Alaska Museum of Science and Nature4

    Alaska Museum of Science and Nature

  6. Alaska Aviation Museum5

    Alaska Aviation Museum

    The Alaska Aviation Museum , previously the Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum , is located on Lake Hood Seaplane Base in Anchorage, Alaska . Its mission since 1988, is to preserve, display, and honor Alaska's aviation heritage, by preserving and displaying historic aircraft, artifacts, and memorabilia
  7. Eagle River Nature Center6

    Eagle River Nature Center

    Well-groomed hiking trails, yurt to rent and guided nature walks. Wildlife to come across, scenery to admire. Place for nature lovers!
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  9. Alaska Jewish Museum7

    Alaska Jewish Museum

  10. Oscar Anderson House Museum8

    Oscar Anderson House Museum

    Sitting on the edge of Elderberry Park, this cute wood-frame house once belonged to Swedish Anchorage citizen.
  11. 9

    Imaginarium Discovery Center

    Within the Anchorage Museum is located this hands-on, multigenerational science center, featuring simulated auroras or earthquakes. Must see!
  12. 10

    Wolf Song of Alaska

    This museum is aimed at ruining the myths about wolves. Learn about these fantastic creatures!

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