Museums, Native & Historical Sites
The Alaska SeaLife Center is the only facility of its kind in Alaska, combining a public aquarium with marine research, education, and wildlife rescue and rehabilitation. The Center is open year-round and offers daily guided tours with animal care professionals that engage visitors directly with marine mammals, birds, and octopuses!
Be inspired by the light of the Aurora Borealis. Renew your energy under the Midnight Sun. Experience the warmth of Fairbanks.
4 outstanding hotels at 4 great locations: Wedgewood Resort, Sophie Station Suites, Bridgewater Hotel and Bear Lodge. Wedgewood Resort is situated on 105 acres and features the spectacular Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum as well as a wildlife sanctuary on the grounds. The Bridgewater Hotel is in downtown Fairbanks overlooking the Chena River. Sohie Station Suites has a restaurant and lounge. The Bear Lodge also includes a restaurant, bar, Internet Cafe and gift shop. The properties include free WiFi, airport and train shuttle and a free around town express shuttle.
Experience Fairbanks’ mining history while making memories that will last. Learn how to pan from knowledgeable staff & pan all day! Find gold, fossils, garnets & remember the golden rule: finders keepers!