Alaska Native dancers perform at Exhibit at Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center.

Daily Schedule

Park Ranger Program 

Offered May 21- August 29 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 2:30 pm (45 minutes, Lobby).

Cultural Connections Show 

Traditional song and dance performed by Alaska Native youth.   Offered in June, July, and August from Monday to Friday at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm (45 minutes, theater).

Make It & Take It 

Learn to make your own Alaska Native beaded jewelry and take it home with you.  Offered 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday (30 minutes or more). Reservations required – call (907) 459-3741.

Parka Portraits

Bring home portraits of you and your loved ones dressed in traditional, hand-made Athabascan garments.  Offered 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Saturday (30 minutes, Alaska Native Gift Shop). Reservations required – call (907) 459-3741.

Alaska Native Gift Shop

Open year-round Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm 

Alaska Geographic Bookstore

Open year-round Monday through Friday, 12 pm to 4:00 pm 

Special Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving Day, December 25 and January 1: MTCVC facility will be CLOSED  

Free Films

September 19, 2019 – May 11, 2020

Audio Described films available upon request. Film schedule subject to change.
Additional “surprise” films screened daily in the video nook

Daily Films

9 a.m. Gates of the Arctic (30 min), Theater
10 a.m.America’s Wildest Refuge (55 min), Theater
12 p.mAurora: Fire in the Sky (55 min film)
2 p.m.Gravel to Gold: The Coal Creek Story (30 min film)
3 p.m.Aurora: Fire in the Sky (55 min film)
4 p.m.The True Heart of Winter: Denali by Dogsled (30min film)

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