Must-see museum explores animals, art, culture & history of Alaska. The University of Alaska Museum of the North is the best introduction to Alaska’s diverse wildlife, people & lands. Discover Alaska Native cultures, natural wonders & diverse wildlife. Explore 2,000 yrs. of Alaska art. View original installations about Alaska's dinosaurs & breathtaking views of the Alaska Range. We make new discoveries every day by caring for more than 1.5 million objects, including the world’s largest collection of Arctic dinosaurs & the best collections of Alaska’s artifacts, birds, fish, mammals, artworks, plants & insects in the state. Each visit offers an experience as unique as the Arctic cultures we celebrate. Movies daily. Museum Store and Café on site featuring full espresso bar. Open year-round.