Antler Arch in winter with setting sun in the background at Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center.

Daily Schedule

Visitor Services 

From 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily. Explore Fairbanks Visitor Information Specialists will be 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 will be on hand to advise visitors about outdoor activities and adventures.


Exhibit hours for the general public will be 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. daily.

Tour groups, community groups and family groups larger than three people may make a reservation for the exhibits from 8-9:30 a.m. (one group reservation per day). Reserve at:

Alaska Geographic Bookstore

Open year-round Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Films & Performances

The theater will not open and there will be no live performances summer 2020

Special Holiday Hours

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

Park Ranger Program

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

Alaska Native Gift Shop

The Alaska Native Gift Shopis closed until further notice. Follow our FB page for upcoming info about an online store!.

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