Museum open house features new exhibit

Time: 12-4 p.m.
Location: University of Alaska Museum of the North
The public is invited to tour the research labs at the University of Alaska Museum of the North on Saturday, Jan. 28 from 12-4 p.m.
The public is invited to tour the research labs at the University of Alaska Museum of the North on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 12-4 p.m.

The University of Alaska Museum of the North will host its annual open house on Saturday, Jan. 28, from noon to 4 p.m.

The community can get a first look at the new exhibit, “Expedition Alaska: Archaeology & Mammalogy” in the Collections Gallery. Visitors can also meet curators and collection managers while touring the research labs. Hands-on activities will be available for kids and families in the Creativity Lab.

Admission is free all day. For more information, call 907-474-7505 or visit the museum online at www.uaf.edu/museum.