This amazing museum is dedicated to Alaska Native Culture and traditions. Guests can interactively learn about this culture and in the summer guests can enroll to learn Alaska Native Dance, try a Native Gaming Event, and watch traditional art being created.
Learn what it was like to live and work in one of Alaska's largest gold mining camps. Begin your tour of the Independence Mine State Historical Park at the Mine Mangers's House, which houses the Visitor Center and museum. Inside you'll see displays about mining, natural history, and the Independence Mine story.
Musk Ox Farm is dedicated to the domestication of the musk ox, an Ice Age mammal that once roamed the earth alongside saber-tooth tigers and woolly mammoths. We welcome visitors to the farm for a close-up experience of these magnificent Paleolithic ruminants with guided tours and engaging exhibits.