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Wasilla Museum & Visitor Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Interesting Little Museum

I was pleasantly surprised when I went in to the Museum just to pick up something. Had no idea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mprince2018
Great Glimpse of the Wasilla Past

This is a must see while visiting Wasilla. Many period items to see as well as specialty exhibits... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
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323 N Main St, Wasilla, AK 99654-7021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was pleasantly surprised when I went in to the Museum just to pick up something. Had no idea there was a Museum in Wasilla. I did not get a chance to spend a lot of time there, but what I saw was very informative...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see while visiting Wasilla. Many period items to see as well as specialty exhibits. Several out buildings to get a glimpse of the past. A school house and post office. They have a local story teller that speaks from the heart.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wasilla_Alaska_2013
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We enjoyed our stop at the Dorothy G Page Museum. There is more to see than it looks from the outside. We especially liked the history of the clothing made by Alaska Natives, a highlight was the waterproof raincoat made from intestines. At different times,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

On Main Street in Wasilla. Open Tuesday--Friday year round. They can provide information for travelers.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Combine this with a visit to the Iditarod museum also in Wasilla and you get a real sense of life here. The murals going down to the mining exhibit are noteworthy also.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank knittermom
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Saw many nice things. Went to visit on Friday and found out Fridays are free so that was nice. There was a elderly man there named Corky that explained some of the displays. He was really nice. Told us he graduated in that building. I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Staff very friendly but lots of items didn't have explanations of what they were. Hopefully the quality will go up when they are moved. Boxes all over the place so couldn't see some displays. Great explanation of the Iditarod.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tomcatnicol
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Extremely friendly staff and a wealth of local history make this an enjoyable place to visit. It also serves as the Wasilla visitor center. The grounds are comprised of the museum itself, and a set of buildings comprising the original town of Wasilla, which was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 71travelman
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Very good summary of her work, devotion to & development of Iditarod. Displays gives good idea of era & it's limitations.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank skigator
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Tiny two floor building with loads of interesting facts about history and people who have helped make Alaska what it is today. Admission happened to be free that day since the other buildings were not open. The staff was very friendly and helpful and answered...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Ah, that's not a question. It is the same info I gave you.
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