Museums: Alaska

The Alaska Heritage Museum is the largest private collection of its kind in Alaska. In addition to a large collection of Alaskan Native artifacts, and fine art by Alaskan artists, the Museum highlights Wells Fargo history in the Alaskan Gold Rush era, with a two-thirds-scale stagecoach.

Exhibits Include

  • Hundreds of Native artifacts, ivory carvings and 80 hand-woven Native baskets
  • Traditional clothing
  • A traditional sea kayak covered in seal skin
  • Paintings by Alaskan artists Sydney Laurence, Fred Machetanz, Eustace Ziegler and others

Visit Us

Address & Hours
301 W Northern Lights
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
(907) 313-7018

Museum Hours
Monday through Friday
Noon to 4:00 p.m.
(closed on bank holidays)
Online Museum Store

Upcoming Museum Events

March 7, 4 to 7PM. Northern Journeys; Integrating arts into teaching.
March 8, 10:30 – 2pm. Asian Connection open house. Traditional dancers, foods from Taiwan.
March 18 to 22. Alaska Native skin sewing workshop. Week long workshop.

Book a Tour

Thank you for your interest in a guided tour!
Please be aware that if you wish to visit us at your own leisure, without a guide, you are welcome to do that anytime without an appointment. We are open Noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed on bank holidays). Admission is free.

Ready to book?
Please call (907) 313-7018

Wells Fargo Online Museum Store

Group II Communications is the approved supplier for Wells Fargo Online History Museum gifts and collectibles.

Shop a curated assortment of Wells Fargo branded merchandise. Merchandise on this website may not be available in Wells Fargo History Museum store locations throughout the U.S.

Learn more about the Wells Fargo Museum Store.

Wells Fargo History Museums

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