Starting from ancient times, learn about the history of planetary discovery, especially that of Pluto, and how it has led to an amazing mission to explore the Kuiper Belt. Explore the New Horizons spacecraft, its mission to dwarf planet Pluto, and how the scientific method applies to our understanding of the Solar System.
Lose yourself in Pink Floyd’s rock ‘n’ roll masterpiece “The Wall.” This full-dome music and light show interprets this classic album through mesmerizing HD
graphics. This is not a laser show, but the next generation of computer generated imagery. Audience advisory: Adult subject matter.
The Anchorage Museum is redefining the traditional museum experience. Visitors explore Vincent van Gogh’s masterpieces in larger-than-life proportions. Be prepared for a vibrant symphony of light, color and sound, combined and amplified to create an unforgettable multi-sensory experience.
Is your heart moved by the sweet tones of bluegrass and folk music? Is it also moved by giving kids a second chance through peer-based early intervention? If the answer to either of these is yes, then join us for Scales of Justice, a fundraiser for Anchorage Youth Court.
Held in conjunction with the Trending Topics in Nursing Conference, this professional development event will introduce Alaska nurses to exciting career and educational opportunities both inside and outside of Alaska.
The third annual Trending Topics in Nursing Conference, presented by the Alaska Nurses Association, offers nurses the opportunity to earn credit hours while learning about nursing leadership from experts in the field.
Celebrate our bountiful Valley harvest and support recycling at the same time. $50, includes locally harvested fare, fresh-pressed cider from Valley apples, brew from the Mat-Su’s own Arkose Brewery, and door prizes.
This state ABC book for children features brilliant color photographs; each lively page highlights a unique aspect of Alaska’s beauty and culture. For each letter, a short poem describes the pictured word.
This open-source international exhibit showcases the incredible variety of light-based science being researched today across the electromagnetic spectrum, across scientific disciplines, and across technological platforms.
Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds.
Get a behind-the scenes look at an Anchorage Museum conservator in action. Ask questions while the conservator repairs and preserves cultural and historical objects at a mobile conservation station, and learn how a conservator applies knowledge of materials and scientific methods to care for the museum's collection.
Look Good…Feel Better® teaches women how to cope with the appearance-related side effects of treatment. Taught by professional cosmetologists, this free program is open to all women undergoing cancer treatment.