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Expansive University, something for everyone

We were a couple weeks late in the season for visiting the botanical gardens, which we would have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MMWhite
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Sacramento, California
Excellent museum

We loved the local Alaskan art and history. It is a must see. It is not overcrowded and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gary c
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a couple weeks late in the season for visiting the botanical gardens, which we would have enjoyed. A very comprehensive University. Beautiful setting.

Thank MMWhite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the local Alaskan art and history. It is a must see. It is not overcrowded and relaxing with so muck Alaskan history.

Thank gary c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worthwhile visit. Lots of different exhibits documenting culture, history, wildlife, fauna and flora...art and artifacts for all interested in learning about Alaska and see Alaskan arts and crafts outside the ubiquitous gift shops. And all that in a architecturally stunningly designed building.

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Spent an afternoon exploring the campus and, referencing a UAF tourist brochure, decided to visit the Arctic Research Center. The description led me to believe there was more to the lobby displays than a few boards, so my actual visit was a disappointment. However, as...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

It is a beautiful campus and the museum was wonderful! Our guide was very helpful.We didn't know a lot of the Alaskan history, but we had a clear picture in our minds when we left. We also loved all of the taxidermy animals, and to...More

Thank Reba P
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The University of Alaska, Fairbanks Campus (UAF), is a beautiful campus to see and a pleasure to visit. UAF sits atop a hill overlooking Geist Road and the Chena River in the far distance both on the West side of Fairbanks, and the view is...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This museum on the grounds of the Univ of Alaska Fairbanks is well done. They have a lot of good artifacts and art. You can view each region of the state and learn about the different areas. Upstairs has a nice art gallery.

Thank RBreshears
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We went to the Museum of the North and had amazing views of the mountains far away. You can also watch airplanes take off and land.

Thank DanMarCo
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Wonderful views from the university grounds and the buildings are so uniquely done. The museum is filled with interesting displays for enjoyable time for everyone.

Thank wvon2018
Reviewed June 23, 2018

They have some projects going on for Raindeers. They have got few of them. It is nice to visit this place.

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the price of everything is high in Alaska (relatively speaking compare with big cities such as Boston or Manhattan) since almost everything has to be flown in (including Fairbanks). for an individual, the best way to check... More
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