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Congrats!

Congrats!

The AWCC Sales & Marketing Team would like to give a HUGE congratulations to the artists selected by our department: Havelah, Zynna, and Adia Your art inspires, educates, and brings joy to all of us here at AWCC.

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December Animal Ambassador

December Animal Ambassador

The Animal Ambassador went out to our awesome members on December 2nd, and now it is available for all to read. We hope you enjoy the latest issue of the Animal Ambassador featuring animal photo slideshows, exciting announcements, fun games, and MORE! Pro Tip: The...

Santa Visits AWCC!

Santa Visits AWCC!

Event Details HERE!  The Annual Holiday Event at AWCC is Saturday, December 10, 2022. This event is fun for families and all ages. The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is hosting a fun-filled holiday event! Visitors will meet Santa, Mrs. Claus & the elves,...

You’re Invited – 4th Annual Art Contest Gallery

You’re Invited – 4th Annual Art Contest Gallery

The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is so thankful to all of the inspired artists that decided to share their creativity with us. The selection process for AWCC’s Art Contest is now complete and we are eager to celebrate this year’s selected artists at our...

Thank You Girdwood PTA for a Fun Event!

Thank You Girdwood PTA for a Fun Event!

AWCC would like to extend a HUGE THANK YOU to the Girdwood PTA for hosting the 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat event! It was a fun-filled evening of tricks, treats, games, music, and good times. [gallery columns="5"...

Julia Barger Art Auction Fundraiser for AWCC

Julia Barger Art Auction Fundraiser for AWCC

Artist Julia Barger is hosting an online art auction featuring the animals of the AWCC, and 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center! When: October 30 - November 7, 2022 Where: juliabargerart.com Bid Early & Bid Often!...

New Animal Audio Guides

New Animal Audio Guides

We’ve just released new animal audio guides, which are perfect for a self-guided tour! This gives you the ability to play the audio guides on your smartphone or handheld device while you are at the various animal habitats. Come enjoy over 200 acres of animal...

Calling all birders!

Calling all birders! Every year, thousands of birds make the journey north to raise their young and take advantage of the copious plant and animal life our state has to offer. This is commonly referred to as the “Spring Migration”. The AWCC sits on the Turnagain Arm,...

Discover the WILD of Alaska and come meet the locals! Walk on the Wild Side Tours are available year-round. Moose Encounters & Bear Encounters begin June 1st. Book early as tours sell-out quickly.