Summer Attractions


Passengers boarding

Boarding the Discovery


Riverboat Discovery
Welcome aboard! Your three hour cruise will take you into the heart of Alaska and the heart of a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life for four generations.



Historic Gold Dredg

Gold Dredge No 8
Described as either a floating workhorse or a mechanical gold pan, Gold Dredge No. 8 extracted millions of ounces of gold from the frozen Alaskan ground. Today, the Gold Dredge No. 8 National Historic District serves as a monument to the hard working miners who built banks.





Botanical Garden
Georgeson Botanical Garden… the northernmost botanical garden in North America!




Farmer’s Market

Tanana Valley Farmers Market
The Tanana Valley Farmers Market showcases a wide variety of Alaska Grown produce and plants and Made in Alaska and Silver Hand arts and crafts – all symbols of excellence. It is the oldest established farmers market in Alaska and the only one located in its own permanent building.




Creamers Field

Creamer’s wildlife refuge

Creamers Field Visitor Center
Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge







Antique Car Museum

Antique Car Museum

Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum
The Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum collection in Fairbanks, Alaska features over 84 American made antique automobiles and showcases the interesting heritage of the automobile during Alaska’s post-Gold Rush era. 



Silver Gulch Brewing & Bottling Co.
Silver Gulch Brewing and Bottling Co. has been in operation since February 1998 in the small mining community of Fox, Alaska, located about 10 miles north of Fairbanks on the Steese Highway. Silver Gulch Brewing grew from brewmaster Glenn Brady’s home-brewing efforts in 5-gallon batches to its current capacity of 24-barrel (750 gallon) batches.

Blue Loon

Blue Loon

Blue Loon
The BLUE LOON is the cultural epicenter of Fairbanks, Alaska. We offer music, movies, dining, and dancing.






Museum of the North

University Museum



Museum of North, UA
The University of Alaska Museum of the North is a thriving visitor attraction, a vital component of the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the only research and teaching museum in Alaska. 


Large Animal Research Station
From biology to nanotechnology, UAF is a major center for circumpolar research and offers valuable opportunities for students to play a role in leading scientific developments.




Chena Hot Springs

Chena Hot Springs

Chena Hot Springs Resort
Chena Hot Springs Resort has become world famous for our legendary healing mineral waters and our beautiful Aurora Borealis displays that occur 200 nights a year on average.





Morris Thompson Visitor Center

Visitor Center

Morris Thompson Cultural & Visitors Center
Find all the information you’ll need for your visit to Interior and Arctic Alaska, explore world-class exhibits of Alaska’s four seasons, experience Alaska Native art, music, stories & and dance.




Pioneer Park

Pioneer Park

Pioneer Park
Historical buildings, native village, boat dock, Riverboat Nenana, aviation and pioneer museums, Gold Rush Town, and merchant directory.



Knotty Shop
Take a look at our gift shop and wildlife museum while enjoying Alaska’s finest ice cream.


Santa Claus House
Santa Claus House offers an amazing assortment of Christmas decor and ornaments, apparel, collectibles, made in Alaska items, as well as a selection of unique toys.




Fairbanks Ice Museum

Fairbank Ice Museum

Fairbanks Ice Museum
Come experience Alaska’s winter in the summer!





Fairbanks Community Museum
Housed in Historic City Hall, the Fairbanks Community Museum represents the preservation of the memories of our forefathers who fought trials and tribulations to found our great city. Commemorating and celebrating everything from the gold rush era to the great floods of of the 1960’s, the Fairbanks Community Museum houses the best collection of Fairbanks’ history.



Abbey Archway Inn
4316 Birch Lane, Fairbanks, AK, 99709, USA
Tel: 9074797300