Stuffed bears and musk ox: The Valdez Visitors Center serves up some unexpected exhibits, along with all the information you need to know to have a great experience in town. The knowledgeable locals who staff the center can help answer questions, hand out town maps and visitor guides, and direct you to the wealth of brochures on tour operators and hotels.

You’ll also find some fun diversions. In addition to the life-size Alaskan animals, you can check out exhibits on local history and culture. There’s also an exhibit from the Valdez Museum about the historic roadhouses in between Valdez and Glenallen. And don’t miss the gorgeous artwork from local artists who are part of the Valdez Art Co-op.

Getting There

309 Fairbanks Drive
Valdez, AK 99686
Driving Directions

Prices & Dates

Season Year Round
Hours Summer // Monday–Friday, 9am–6pm; Weekends 10am–6pm
Winter // Monday–Friday 9am–6pm

Valdez Visitor Center