Lobby of Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center.

Daily Schedule

Open days and hours subject to change

Visitor Services 

May 30 to Dec 31 – Open Daily, 8 am-5 pm 

Explore Fairbanks’ Visitor Information Specialists are available to connect visitors with activities, attractions, tours, and accommodations that are open for business or plan to open soon. Alaska Public Lands Information Center Park Rangers are on hand to advise visitors about outdoor activities and adventures.


Open Daily, 8 am-5 pm

Alaska Geographic Bookstore

Open 11 am – 4 pm Mon-Fri

Shop online here.

Films & Performances

Due to COVID-19 mitigation measures, we currently do not plan to offer our free films and live performances in the auditorium in summer of 2021. Check here for updates.

Special Holiday Hours

The building is closed New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day  

Park Ranger Program

All ranger programs available will be accessible outdoors, weather permitting.

Alaska Native Gift Shop

The Alaska Native Gift Shop has opened ONLINE! Make sure to check out all the beautiful, authentic Alaska Native arts and crafts available here next time you need a gift, or if you’re looking for the perfect souvenir.