• Photo of touchable historic three-dimensional map at the Alaska public lands information Center

    Alaska Public Lands


Operating Hours & Seasons

Downtown Anchorage
Summer hours are 9 AM to 5 PM,
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, seven days a week.
Closed Weekends in September.

Winter hours are 10 AM to 5 PM Tuesday-Friday will begin on December 9.
Call (907) 644-3661 or toll free 1-866-869-6887 for more information.
You can also visit: http://www.alaskacenters.gov/anchorage-hours.cfm

Call (907) 459-3730 for more information or visit our website at: http://www.alaskacenters.gov/fairbanks-hours.cfm

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center
Call (907) 228-6220 for more information or visit: http://www.alaskacenters.gov/ketchikan-hours.cfm

Tok Center
Call (907) 883-5667 for more information or visit: http://www.alaskacenters.gov/tok-hours.cfm

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

World War II propelled development of modern Alaska. In 1940 Fort Richardson was constructed outside Anchorage. In March 1942, after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the construction of the Alaska Canada Military Highway (the Alcan) began, providing an overland route from the Lower 48 to Alaska.