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Dorothy G Page Museum

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Lots of local flavor and history ... Worth a stop

We enjoyed our stop at the Dorothy G Page Museum. There is more to see than it looks from the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
brenda C
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Also known as the Wasilla Museum

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

Reviewed 19 September 2018
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“worth a stop”(2 reviews)
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323 N Main St, Wasilla, AK 99654-7021
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Provided a historic prospective of the town of Wasilla and the surrounding area in the Mat-Su Valley. Also provides selection of brochures featuring local adventures, places to stay, and sights to see.

3  Thank Andy C
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

I brought a 97 year old gentleman to this place. He completely enjoyed it. The only downfall for him was all the walking up and down the sloped walkway. We were very limited to the area that he could explore. Inside the store area there...More

1  Thank Kim B
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Reviewed 3 October 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

Thank brenda C
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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

Thank Footprints457265
Reviewed 29 August 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.

Thank knittermom
Reviewed 23 July 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

3  Thank Diane106
Reviewed 22 July 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.

Thank tomcatnicol
Reviewed 1 May 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

Thank 71travelman
Reviewed 28 June 2017

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

Thank skigator
Reviewed 11 June 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

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Small building but lots of information packed into it. It's host local culture, mining - dog sledding - people that influence there area - staff friendly - every thing well presented - worth a stop if in the area!

2  Thank 352bobs
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Cute museum detailing how and when Iditarod came to town. Three dollar donation. Has a small store and other buildings that were relocated across the street from museum. Old one room school house, the post office, etc.

Thank petitesandra
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Ah, that's not a question. It is the same info I gave you.
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