Closure Notice: The Alaska State Museum at 395 Whittier Street closed on February 28, 2014 and will reopen in the new State Library, Archives and Museum (SLAM) building in May 2016. The new 118,000 square-foot facility, located at 395 Whittier Street, will feature a gift store, cafeteria, auditorium, classroom, reading room, museum galleries, research room, historical library, and state archives all under one roof.

After five decades of exhibits, events, and experiences this building will be missed. We'd love to hear about your personal stories and memories that took place here! Share your memories online at


Page last updated 07/23/2014