Research and discovery in the subarctic and arctic

The Murie Science and Learning Center promotes science and stewardship on behalf of national parks in northern Alaska. Murie is part of a national effort to increase scientific literacy by showcasing research from living laboratories like Denali National Park and Preserve.

Located in Denali, the Murie Science and Learning Center is run by the National Park Service in partnership with Alaska Geographic and other organizations.


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Youth Camps, Field Courses and More

From multi-night kids' camps to short naturalist programs, our education programs connect you and the parks of Interior and Northern Alaska.

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Distance Learning

Teachers, bring a Denali ranger or park educator to your classroom for free! Our live, interactive presentations are both fun and educational.

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Meet Our Partners!

Research Learning Centers work with parks and various profit and non-profit entities to connect you to science research in your parks.

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