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Alaska Veterans Museum

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A heartwarming visit!

We happened upon this museum while in port for one day on a cruise and thankfully my husband agreed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JacquieInFlorence
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Florence, Oregon
Hidden little gem!

Wow! I was REALLY impressed with this museum. I had a personal tour and she was very informative... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
utahlynn49
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American Fork, Utah
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333 W 4th Ave Ste 227, Anchorage, AK 99501-2360
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened upon this museum while in port for one day on a cruise and thankfully my husband agreed to visit. I serve on the board of our local military museum, so I LOVE to visit other's! The board president happened to be there, so...More

Thank JacquieInFlorence
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! I was REALLY impressed with this museum. I had a personal tour and she was very informative and had a passion for being there. So many things I did not know about, for example a ship that was involved in the Civil War for...More

Thank utahlynn49
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

If you’re interested in the military history of Alaska this is a must. Almost all of the displays were donated by veterans. The displays range from the Civil War to the present. The day we were there we were the only visitors. We were able...More

Thank 716squd
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Great history of the military in Alaska! The items on display were very informative and unique. There are some amazing models. You can see there was a lot of time and thought put into making this place memorable. Michael gave us a great tour of...More

Thank AM9California
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

My grown son and I visited this museum. The Docent was very knowledgeable. We browsed the exhibits which were well done and well labeled. They will play wonderful videos for your information. I was interested in the war out on the chain. Great exhibits on...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a great little museum that includes the military history in Alaska. Numerous maps uniforms, etc.

Thank Don S
Reviewed January 3, 2017

This museum has a great collection of uniforms and artifacts covering Alaska's role in military actions dating back to the Civil War. I had the pleasure of meeting the founder / director of the museum who is a retired Air Force veteran along with volunteer...More

Thank CAGWanderlust
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This is a very nice museum with a lot of displays. It is a great tribute to our veterans. Love the model ship in the back.

Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed April 12, 2016

A must see while visiting Anchorage the Alaska Veterans Museum is truly one of downtowns best kept secrets. Combine your experience with the Alaska Museum and the Trooper Museum - both within walking distance of the Veterans Museum. There are treasures in every corner and...More

Thank Russ R
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Interesting. Displays well done. Alot of personal memorabilia gave intimacy to the experience. Uses donations, no longer has grants to maintain.

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