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56.5 Chena Hot Springs Road, Chena Hot Springs Resort, Fairbanks, AK 99711
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a 2 person tour of the Ice Museum. Interesting to see the sculptures and tools. We missed the actual artists doing the work but was still a good experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CharlieA001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this museum. Lucked out and got to see the artist at work. Beautiful sculptures. You can get an apple martini and enjoy it while at the bar. You can also spend the night if you are brave enough. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank C7226DKmariar
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was part of our Aurora Borealis tour that we took. But It was fun to do on its own. The over priced appletini was part of the experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pjlittlefr
Reviewed 1 week ago

I appreciate the incredible artists of the Ice Sculptures Having experienced the most AMAZING Ice sculptures in Kirkenes, Norway....this was a huge let down. Albeit brilliant in the ice carving...there was hardly anything to make a $15 entry ticket worthy. I am sure the talented...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jillwt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a interesting and must see tour, Beautiful Ice carvings , an Ice bar and a tasty apple martini. Loved this so much, you can even stay over night in an Iced carved bed and have a back up room in the hotel if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Susan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice sculptures were beautiful. The setting was unique. We really enjoyed wandering around and taking pictures. For people ages 21 and up, you could get an Apple-tini in a martini glass made of ice. A once-in-a-lifetime kind of experience for me.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lemonade-Diva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What’s a cool experience but looks like they need maintenance, the Appletini isn’t my thing but I had it anyways since it’s the only option and it was good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, picture worthy sculptures. Sat at a bar made of ice and drank from a glass made of ice. Really super cool.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LoveTravel238673
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

$15 admission for a once-in-a-lifetime experience(at least for me it was). All the ice sculptures in this museum are flawless. Definitely a memorable experience. Pay $15 extra to get an appletini served in an ice glass.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Felicity F
Reviewed October 18, 2018

We made the scenic drive up to Chena Hot Springs to check out the Ice Museum (couldn’t enjoy the hot springs because we had littles with us). Our guide did a great job of sharing the history and adding humor to the tour. The sculptures...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Alexander V
February 21, 2018|
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Response from Lorna A | Reviewed this property |
We were there last June. We spent a couple of hours at the hot springs. We swam in hot springs, the indoor pool and layed out in the sun a bit. They provide lockers, showers and blow dryers. While you are there, go to... More
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Alexander V
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Miguel C | Reviewed this property |
You have a lot of outdoors activities there. As you get to Fairbanks go straight to the welcome center in downtown, they have all kind of tour information. You could hire one or just take information about it and do it by... More
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