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Maxine & Jesse Whitney Museum, Valdez

#11 of 18 in Things to do in Valdez
Specialty Museum · Museum
Admission is by donation.

We are open by appointment or chance in the winter, so please call ahead. 907-834-1690. Summer hours are Memorial Day- Labor Day, 9 a.m.- 7 p.m.

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  • A incredible private collection of Alaskan artefacts and taxidermy that is very well presented. The Museum is small but the large collection is well laid out. There is a nice collection of rocks for.....  more »
  • Definately worth seeing - so much to see and read about - their life expereiences and the reason for the museum was very interesting - worth buying the book about it also  more »
  • Amazing place to Learn about about native culture and discover new places and land. Very beautiful and fascinating place. Great place for family and kids . Lots to see and learn. Absolutely a must if you in area. And on top of all it FREE. Enjoy
  • Very interesting museum with very good content and history. Very lifelike animal exhibits.

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