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General Admission to the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum

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    Visit: Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, 212 Wedgewood Dr Wedgewood Resort, Fairbanks, AK 99701-1728

    Fairbanks entrepreneur Tim Cerny began collecting the museum's vehicles in 2007, carefully selecting each one for their historical significance, technological innovations, or rarity. The cars exemplify some of the most fascinating developments in U.S. automotive history prior to World War II.

    Our collection features over 95 vehicles, including horseless carriages, steamers, electric cars, speedsters, cyclecars, midget racers and 30s classics.  These include such rarities as an 1898 Hay Motor Vehicle, 1906 Compound, 1920 Argonne and 1921 Heine-Velox Victoria. 

    During your visit you will also discover the largest vintage fashion collection on display in the Pacific Northwest. The collection offers an array of silhouettes in both men's and women's fashions, from silk bustle dresses and motoring dusters to shimmering flapper shifts and dapper tuxedos.  Antique accessories including historic hats, shoes, jewelry, and more complete the scores of vintage elegance. Several new garments and exhibits are rotated onto display, making a fresh gem from our collection available to experience each season.
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    Departure Point
    212 Wedgewood Drive
    Fairbanks, Alaska 99701
    Departure Time
    Winter Hours open Sunday & Wednesday 12pm to 6pm  

    Summer Hours open 7 days a week:
    • Sunday - Thursday 10am to 8pm
    • Friday & Saturday 11am to 6pm
    • Self-Guided Audio Tours
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum
    • Allow at least 1 hour
    • During your visit to the museum you'll learn about the rich and entertaining history of the automobile in Alaska and the unusual challenges faced by our pioneering motorists.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Fantastic display of early American cars from the earliest prototypes to the 30's luxury with a fine collection of ladies fashions to suit the vehicle age (and keep the wife sort of happy). Only let down was the slightly intrusive preparations for a private function...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Jim_bris
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Who would think that Fairbanks had such a fantastic antique automobile museum. As a local I enjoyed walking through the museum and seeing the cars, clothes and stories of the time with my grandchildren. There is also a great section of early Alaska displays and...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank 576lawrenceb
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I never expected such an amazing collection to be located in Fairbanks. One of the coolest attractions in Fairbanks and well worth the visit.

    Thank louisf777
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The Auto Museum is really incredible. The clothing from the era if the cars really makes this a special place. I highly recommend it; a gem in Fairbanks.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank nmonster71
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The most amazing collection of automobiles that helped build Alaska. Over 80 on the showroom floor. They all run and most were magnificently restored along with descriptions and period correct clothes. A private collection worthy of a visit!

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Tom W
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