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Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center

524 West Fourth Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501
+1 907 276 4118
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Ranked #10 of 87 Attractions in Anchorage
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Other
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Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

A great place to stop in and warm up, and read through printed brochures that reflect what you can find online. The two volunteers were less informed about current goings-ons than I expected. Gave me bum directions to the Coastal Trail entrance, didn't have the first clue about the film festival going on THAT week, and referred me to a... More 

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

We're glad you were able to find our log cabin to warm up in at least. We apologize for that level of service you experienced this month. The staff and volunteers should also be up to date on festivals regardless if it's a film festival or not. We will follow up on this with our visitor center staff and volunteers.... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a nice wonderful downtown. Extremely friendly people and great food and brewed beer. The log cabin visitor center is great and the staff extremely friendly happy and very helpful and wanting you to enjoy your visit to the fillet. Awesome thank you

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

What a great review we thank you for your kind words. We'll be sure to pass them on! More 

Dunlap, Tennessee
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140 reviews 140 reviews
58 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Neat log cabin in the heart of downtown. The ladies inside have lots of information to share. Shuttles (Zoo) and tours depart from there.

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

It's true the log cabin is sort of a one stop shop when you're new to Anchorage. The staff inside are full of info and tours depart from right out front. We hope to see you back soon! More 

Hobart, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
32 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had only 1 day in Anchorge before starting a tour and cruise. My first stop was the visitors centre. The staff were extremely helpful which allowed me to make the most of the short time. A big thanks to all

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliments and we'll let our visitor center staff know they've been recongnized! More 

Anchorage, Alaska
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Volunteers man this attraction, which is housed in a log cabin with a sod roof, reminiscent of the first days of Anchorage, in 1915 or so. Inside there are pamphlets and brochures showcasing local and statewide attractions, and information for transportation, parks, and things to do. This is right downtown, next to a small park, where there are free summer... More 

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the thoughtful and descriptive comment. If anyone is confused on where to find our visitor centers then all they have to do is reference this great review! More 

Cedar Key, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We can not say enough great things about the staff & all the help & information they provided. A MUST ist stop when in Anchorage.

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

We're glad you think it's a must stop! We appreciate the kind words and we'll let our visitor center staff know to keep up the good work. More 

The Villages
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Very quaint. The employees were friendly and helpful. Booked the Anchorage Trolley Tour right outside the visitor center. Highly recommend that trolley tour.

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

We're glad the employees were friendly and helpful! We will let them know that they've been recognized, thank you. More 

Anchorage, Alaska, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

With some bias, I loved it and will have to share my story of having been there in 19nity something and having seen it now in 2014 is more than just a treat.....JAB

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

Bias or not we enjoy hearing your experience was a good one. We hope you share your story about the AWCC! More 

Sydney
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The lovely lady who works there, so I have forgotten her name, was so helpful. I was given enough info that I was able to drive wherever I wanted without getting lost. The location of the Cabin is very central and cosy.

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

That's great you were given good directions. And it's ok if you have forgotten the staff member's name who was helpful, you can thank her yourself when you visit again next year! More 

Georgia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

There are three Visitors Centers on the corner of Fourth Avenue and F Street. The Visitors Center that is in the Federal Building is more of an educational type center with movies, models, maps, history, etc. and requires a search (same type as airport) before you go in. This Visitors Center takes at least 60 minutes to go through. Truthfully,... More 

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VisitAnchorage, Owner at Visit Anchorage Log Cabin Visitor Information Center, responded to this review

It's true there is some history on our 4th Ave St going across the log cabin visitor center. We're glad we got to share some of it with you! More 

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