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Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum

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This unexpected gem at Wedgewood Resort features a remarkable collection of antique cars and historic fashions, plus entertaining displays on Alaska motoring history. With over 100 vintage outfits exhibited alongside automotive works of art...more
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212 Wedgewood Dr, Wedgewood Resort, Fairbanks, AK 99701-1728
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All reviews period clothing old cars on display amazing collection beautiful cars pristine condition car enthusiast classic cars mint condition pre wwii private collection one of a kind wedgewood resort great place to visit entrance fee visiting fairbanks take pictures
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't really care about cars, and I don't gravitate towards museums, but I am glad I checked this out! Really well done, with great cars and costumes!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved all of the beautiful period clothing that seemed to match each beautiful car. It was really done well, and so spotless and well thought out!More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jacque R
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so grateful for your review and that you truly appreciated the displays of classic auto and vintage clothing. We will be sure to share this with our Museum Team as they take so much pride in keeping everything shiny and in tip-top shape!...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Even if you aren't interested in cars, this is a fascinating museum and well worth a visit! We (ladies) found the womens' fashion displays just as interesting as the cars.More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DirkG5
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to give a wonderful review of your museum experience, we really appreciate it! We are so pleased that you enjoyed the collections, especially the vintage clothing. Thanks for having a keen appreciation for what has been curated and come...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing stop. Expected to be bored, ended up wishing we had allowed more time. The historic clothing, wow! And unique autos, snow machines, bikes. Knowledgeable staff, although not a guided tour, stopped by to tell interesting history tidbits and answer questions. Loved...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Linda B
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience, Linda. We really appreciate feedback from our wonderful guests!

Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a nice place to visit, recommend it for everyone visiting Fairbanks! They have an amazing collection of antique autos and everything else!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Happiness758273
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for coming to visit the museum and for your glowing recommendations!

Reviewed 5 days ago

What a wonderful surprise! We came to Fairbanks for dog mushing and Aurora’s Borealus chasing and found this jewel of an automobile collection. Not only are the vehicles displayed so you can see at least three sides of each, they are meticulously maintained - IN...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stephen R
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your wonderful review and we are so happy that you found us along with your adventures in Fairbanks! We will be sure to share your comments with the docents, they will love it and they love to share their passion. Be sure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you are a car buff or not this is a museum that will hold your interest for hours , but make sure you set aside many hours to fully appreciate what they have on display.This is a mind blowing display, being a car enthusiast...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ian W
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

WOW! What a fantastic review of your time at our museum. Thank you for sharing your experience with the world - we really appreciate it. Be sure to swing back by as there is always something new and different. We will make sure that Willy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can spend hours going through this place. The history of cars with nearly all working models. They change out the cars every now and then so I am sure our next visit to town will have more to see. Cars are displayed with clear...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Wapakk
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Wapakk! We are so pleased that you enjoyed the collections and were able to spend time with us during your time in Fairbanks. You feedback is appreciated and we will be sure to share your thoughtful review with the museum team. Safe travels and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was so much fun. My sister lives in Fairbanks and has been there for 10 years and we just discovered it. So much information and very neat to see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amanda B
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're happy you discovered the museum and our collection, Amanda! Thank for taking the time to share your experience and we hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of cars from the early 20th century. I particularly enjoyed the displays of clothing from the same era, and the Alaskan modifications to vehicles to handle life in snow. Hubby loved the cars. Actual visit date: June 2017

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KCKim0782
FHH-Karen, Public Relations Manager at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank so much for taking the time to review your visit, we appreciate it!

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There is no guarantee to see the northern lights. It’s an atmospheric phenomenon and predicting it is not easy. It’s best to see in the winter when it’s dark clear and cold, in the summer it’s daylight 24/7 and in the 80s... More
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Both Blue and Red bus routs take you near the museum. I believe that a taxi may be your only other way there. You may also want to rent a car for a day or two to visit Pioneer Park, North Pole and the many great restaurants... More
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