Meet the locals
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Last Entry at 5PM

Purchase General
Admission Tickets
on arrival.

The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center (AWCC) is a sanctuary dedicated to preserving Alaska’s wildlife through conservation, education, research and quality animal care.

AWCC is in urgent need of your support. Our animals require care and feeding regardless of the pandemic. Your gift will help us purchase food, provide veterinary care, and provide enrichment for the animals of the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Thank you for supporting AWCC with your tax deductible gift. -Roar, Hoot, Bugle & Howl!

Click HERE to view a map of the sanctuary.
Go GREEN and use the digital map!

General Admission Tickets to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center do not sell out. Purchas General Admission Tickets upon arrival on the day of your visit.

2021 General Admission Prices:
$17 per person
Alaska Resident: $15 per person (with valid Alaska ID)
Military: $15 per person (with US military ID)
Senior: $15 per person
Youth/Student (age 7-17): $13 per person
Child (age 6 and under): FREE

Fun ways to explore the Center while enjoying the wildlife include riding your bike, walking, or driving the 1.5 mile loop around the sanctuary.

Animal Program Schedule:

Free Daily Education Programs have resumed!

*AWCC reserves the right to cancel Free Daily Educational Programs if/when necessary. 

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Kobuk, Wolves, & Reindeer

Location: Animal Infirmary Garden

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Porcupine, Coyote, Red Fox

Location: Behind the Be Wild Gift Shop

3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Bears Business

Location: BEARS Amphitheater

Meet the Locals:


Bald Eagle

Wood Bison




Black Bears





Great-Horned Owl

Brown Bears