Close up photo of traditional Alaska Native beadwork.

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Morris Thompson Portrait Unveiled

Morris’ family and friends gathered at an AFN reception in October 2010 to see the unveiling of a portrait of the Center’s namesake. Athabascan artist James Grant, Sr., a nephew… Read More

Mt. McKinley Bank donates $15,000

“The bank was impressed with how the Center serves the entire community. It’s not just about tourists. Everyone can use and enjoy the facility. As a community bank, that’s something that we… Read More

How tall does your Sunflower grow?

At 8 ft, 3 inches tall (and still growing), the sunflower next to the historic cabin at the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center in downtown Fairbanks is a hit with visitors.… Read More

Flint Hills Gift Honors Morris Thompson

North Pole refinery Flint Hills Resources showed its support for the Morris Thompson Center by presenting a $10,000 donation during the June 22nd Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce membership luncheon. External Affairs Director Jeff… Read More