Kids 12 and younger enjoy free general admission. Make giant bubbles and explore science in the Discovery Center or learn about walruses and polar bears in the Aiviq & Nanuq: Sea Horse and Sea Bear of the Arctic exhibition. Atrium kiosk café open for beverages and snacks or enjoy lunch at Muse restaurant. Stop by the Anchorage Museum Store to check out the educational toys available for purchase. Planetarium extra.
Children of the First People
// Noon to 4 p.m. Atrium
Tricia Brown and Roy Corral will do a pop-up event in the atrium during KidsDay to showcase the children featured in Children of the Midnight Sun from 20 years ago and the recently released Children of the First People.
Book Release + Activity: Dream Flights on Arctic Nights
// 2 to 4 p.m. Atrium
Hear a reading of Anchorage author Brooke Hartmann new book Dream Flights on Arctic Nights, an illustrated children’s book in which Arctic animals lead a dreamy adventure. Or drop-in for a coloring activity.