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Alaska Public Lands Information Center

Fairbanks, AK
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A good stop for the independent traveller

Like most tourist information centers this location has an introductory exhibit, many available... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
poilippus
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Hilo, Hawaii
Really nice Exhibitions

This is inside the visitors centre and has really nice displays of local history, land use, and... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Charleygirl76
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Chesham, Bucks, England
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  • Very good27%
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2 Apr 2017
“A good stop for the independent traveller”
25 Sep 2016
“Really nice Exhibitions”
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Fairbanks, AK
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Like most tourist information centers this location has an introductory exhibit, many available brochures and knowledgeable staff. It's only a few blocks away from downtown and in a very walker-friendly area near Griffin Park and the Chena River bank. Highly recommended if you are not...More

Thank poilippus
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is inside the visitors centre and has really nice displays of local history, land use, and information about local walks etc .

Thank Charleygirl76
Reviewed 6 July 2016

A wealth of information. Take a few minutes to watch the movie playing in the theater. It was a very good primer to the area's history. The displays are very well done and the information available there is comprehensive.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Staff in the information could not be more polite or helpful. There is so much in the Archives to view. Unfortunately, we were a little taken aback when we had to go through security to access the building. This is something we are not used...More

Thank Pam E
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This info. center was very well thought out--a great source of information about Fairbanks & Alaska in general. The staff are friendly & a great source of information about things Alaska. Would highly recommend a visit here! And unlike many of the other museums, this...More

Thank sherry9453
Reviewed 7 June 2015

The Alaska Public Lands Information Center has a lot of great information of course but take the time to pick the brains of all their staff. They are extremely knowledgeable of not jut the immediate area but also all about Alaska.

Thank Danihinkkanen
Reviewed 17 May 2015

This is just part of the Fairbanks, AK Welcome, Information, local Museum, etc, building. Probably of interest to hikes and backcounty adventure folks.

Thank Gopherhill
Reviewed 7 April 2015

I felt it ruin the beautiful view. As I talked to local people, they are not happy about it. It sticks out like a sore thumb. Why would we do this to such beautiful land.

Thank GrandmaandGrandpa3
Reviewed 20 March 2015

This is a great place to go to get information about the Federal Alaska Public Lands. The Rangers and Staff are all excellent speakers, enthusiastic about their work, and have a lot of great material to inform the tourist about the Public Lands. There is...More

Thank Cllark W
Reviewed 20 November 2014

The Public Lands info center is a great place for visiting educators. Lots of info is available that can be used in the classroom when studying US history, Alaska, the arctic, national parks and more. The staff is very helpful if you are planning backpacking/hiking...More

Thank Juanita W
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