Learn about the history of our great state by booking your stay in our hotel near the Anchorage Museum!
Welcoming over 18,000 guests a year, the Anchorage Museum is home to one of the most extensive collections of Alaskan artifacts in the world. With a mission to educate visitors on the art, design, history, science, and culture of the north, the museum features a number of exhibits that allow for a better understanding of the Alaskan experience. In 1992, the Anchorage Museum was selected as the home of the Alaska Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center.
The Anchorage Museum features over 40,000 square feet of space dedicated to its permanent collections. Make sure to check out the permanent Alaska Exhibit, which showcases more than 1,000 objects from Alaska’s history. Reflecting 13 Alaskan themes, the exhibit tells the multi-faceted history of this land, including the stories of the First Peoples who lived and continue to live here.
The Art of the North collection highlights the diverse art and artists from the North, with seven main-floor galleries dedicated to these paintings, drawings, and installations. The museum features a wide range of traveling exhibits, each focusing on a new and exciting point of Alaskan art, history or culture.
Our hotel is close to the Anchorage Museum, making it easy for our guests to check out this exciting Anchorage attraction during their stay! Just a9 minute drive from the Holiday Inn Express Anchorage, the museum is easily accessible by car or transit! Ask our friendly staff for more information on using Anchorage's transportation services, if you’ve left your car behind. In addition to close access to the museum, our hotel offers guests:
Book your stay at our affordable hotel near the Anchorage Museum today to enjoy close proximity to one of the world’s most expansive collections of Northern art and history.