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Logo bar of the Alaska Public Lands Information Center which are located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Tok and Ketchikan
Many colorful houses are arranged along the Ketchikan waterfront - like a rustic Alaskan version of Venetian canals.
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Hours for the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center
 
A picture of the outside of South E. Alaska Discovery Ctr. the building is gray with a green roof and surrounded by small trees
The Southeast Alaska Discovery Center includes exhibits and interactive displays about the land, people, and culture of Southeast Alaska. Walk through the temperate rainforest, experience a native fish camp, view wildlife through a spotting scope, and much more.

2015 Winter Hours (through April 30)
Open Fridays 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

2015 Summer Hours (May 1 to September 26)
Open daily 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day

 





 
Close up view of three Muskox huddled together facing the camera. The nose of a smaller foueth muskox peeks out between the two animals on the right. Muskox are large, brown furry bison-like animals with patches of white fur on the top of their heads and low curved horns. Did You Know?
Standing four feet tall at the shoulder, muskox are essentially unchanged since the last ice age, 10,000 years ago. They have sixteen inch long guard hairs that insulate them against the cold and their undercoat, called quiviut (kiv-yoot), can be knitted to make hats and scarves.
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