The Alaska Museum of Science & Nature is currently looking for part-time education facilitators to join our staff for occasional special events at the museum, outreach science classes and science days and nights at various locations. See the job description for details on requirements and how to apply.
Do you have a passion for dinosaurs, gems and minerals, and hands-on science fun? Love working with people in an informal educational setting? If so, then volunteering at the Museum may be right for you! We are currently seeking docents with a passion for and knowledge of Alaskan history, geography, geology, and paleontology to lead exhibit tours and answer questions from Museum visitors. If you are interested, fill out the application provided below and bring it in to the Museum, or email it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions give us a call at 274-2400.
Adventure tiles are a fun and easy way to support the Museum; a donation of $100 allows us to continue our mission of bringing hands-on science to Alaskans, and gives you the opportunity to participate in a once in a lifetime community art experience! For instructions on how to sign up and further details check out our Adventure Tiles Information Page!
Our new pterosaur is here!!! Come see our 26 foot pterosaur sculpture, a James Havens creation! And while you're here, check out the newest dinosaur painting from James Havens, the Pachyrhinosaurus Perotorum, Alaska’s very own horned dinosaur, while it is being housed at the museum.
Our New Parking Lot is Open!!!
Great news . . . our parking lot has been expanded and resurfaced! Our parking lot is open and ready for use, so stop on by and pay us a visit!