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Alyeska Pipeline Visitor Center

1671 Steese Highway, Fairbanks, AK 99712
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One of the most popular tourist attractions in Alaska.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“roadside stop” (13 reviews)
“steese highway” (21 reviews)
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1671 Steese Highway, Fairbanks, AK 99712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learned a lot by stopping here. Why the pipeline is elevated, about pipe pigs, and a history of this pipeline.

Thank lydia f
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A quick but informative stop along the Steese Highway. You can visit the famous pipeline and see what a marvel it really is.

Thank tas3psu
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It's off the road, but was beatiful and informative. Awesome way of seeing how the actually bring oil thru Alaska.

Thank Pixie1023
Reviewed 24 October 2017

As others have noted, this isn't really a visitors center-- it is a place along the side of the highway where you can read signs and walk under the pipeline. If you want to touch the Alaska Pipeline, then this is a great place to...More

Thank lhep_11720
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A little out of the way but so worth it to see the history of one of Alaska's great wonders, The informative plaques detailing all aspects of the pipeline history is well worth the scenic drive out there.

Thank theresamT4410XN
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It's huge and amazing!!! Incredible for us to be able to see it and learn about it and follow it on our drive down to Valdez last summer!!

Thank nhcajunqueen
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This was very interesting! Lots of information, pictures, hands on experience! Loved learning about this and actually touching the pipeline!

Thank TrvlJunkE
Reviewed 4 October 2017

If you are looking for a quick down and dirty with out traveling all over Alaska to find information about the pipeline this look no further. When you stop here you can get out of your car and walk right up to it. stand underneath...More

Thank williamcF5930WR
Reviewed 2 October 2017

There wasn't a whole lot to see, but it was cool to see and touch the pipleline. There was some information about the pipeline consruction. It was worth a stop off the highway.

Thank magicwebsolutions
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Its a short drive from Fairbanks so easy enough to visit. I guess its just a pipe, but theres a lot of information about it with statistics. Its really an amazing enginneering feat. We followed it further in our travels on the way down to...More

Thank Terry F
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slabman
21 June 2017|
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Response from Micki M | Reviewed this property |
24/7. It's on a pullout off the Steese Hwy, north of Fairbanks. Park your car, walk across a small bridge & there is the pipeline, along with signs that explain the history, etc. Can be seen from the road & accessed all... More
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