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University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 S Chandlar Dr, Fairbanks, AK 99775-0001
+1 907-474-7211
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Very interesting campus, the museum is OK and expensive

We drove through the campus and found it very interesting. There are some very unusual subjects... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gary S
wonderful campus!

When you travel, you don't often think about going through a campus as a "thing to do". But the UF... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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505 S Chandlar Dr, Fairbanks, AK 99775-0001
+1 907-474-7211
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove through the campus and found it very interesting. There are some very unusual subjects taught at U of A, since it is near the Arctic Circle. The campus is on a high point above Fairbanks, and the view over Fairbanks is stunning. We...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 4 days ago

When you travel, you don't often think about going through a campus as a "thing to do". But the UF is a great campus to visit and we recommend it. We traveled through campus many times during our time in Fairbanks, and found ourselves stopping...More

Thank leeandjoanne1993
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally glad I didn't miss driving through this campus and going to the large book and gift shop near the admission building. Love my new T-shirt and souvenirs! Loved going thru the gardens here and the large animal research center near the college. They even...More

Thank MaryAnn S
Reviewed 1 week ago

UAF is a great place to visit. With the museum, the large animal research station and some lesser known attractions, you could easily spend your entire day on campus. And during the month of July, the Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre put on it's annual main attraction...More

Thank a1tank69
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be prepared to walk or drive yourself. There is bus service which you have to wait a bit depending on time of the day. The Museum is beautifully displayed, though smaller than I imagined.

Thank holly0419
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a whole day here. The Museum of the North is a great museum and well worth the trip. It was a clear day, and there was an incredible view of Denali from here. We hiked some trails through their wooded area and enjoyed...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum for the family. Very informative with beautiful displays. Also you can view Mt McKinley from area in front of museum

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

If you are contemplating signing up for the "UAF Alaska Adventure," save money and book the trip yourself. If you don't, you'll get booked into inferior hotel with cold water for showers, waits for up to an hour outside in the cold, and a less...More

Thank westoverroad
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The UAF campus is interesting in landscape and architecture. University campuses are not just for students but for everyone to visit. Also universities can be great places to find other actives for free or cheap. The campus food (generally speaking) are cheap eats too. Though...More

Thank Beaver907
Reviewed 2 May 2017

One of the top five must see places in Fairbanks! Excellent examples of gold found in the area, as well as history of Fairbanks early years.

Thank Charles S
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Jane G
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Response from jack M | Reviewed this property |
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