Photo: To be ancient history

Demolition begins on the outside of the Alaska State Museum on Friday to make way for the expansion of the new State Libraries, Archives and Museum building.
State Museum awards grants to 22 museums and cultural centers

The Alaska State Museum has awarded 22 grants totaling $105,600 to Alaska museums and cultural centers for projects around the state. The following...
Photo: Continuing construction

Construction progresses at the site of the old Alaska State Museum, the main building pictured, on Monday. The new State Library, Archives, and Museum will open May 2016.
Showing your work on First Friday

...or email, rather than in person. Alaska State Museum: Solo exhibitions at the state museum are open to all resident Alaska visual artists...have not had a solo exhibition at the Alaska State Museum within the past six years. As the construction...
Empire Editorial: Hollow victory

...accepting the Anchorage records. The State Library, Archives and Museum project was designed to grow over time. The first state museum lasted 50 years. This building, also intended to last decades, is designed to have space for the records and artifacts...
A short distance with many steps

...irreplaceable objects, Alaska State Museum chief curator Addison Field seems...involves moving every object in the state museum's collection through a short...Juneau-Douglas City Museum, came to the state museum as its registrar in October 2012...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding the Gulf of Alaska and the Arctic, and have been installed in various places throughout the state, including the State Museum in Juneau.Communities also use ShoreZone for coastal planning, Stewart said."Just to get a good bird's eye view...
Alaska State Museum to host Final Friday, celebrating the end of an era

The Alaska State Museum will close at the end of February to make way for "Phase-2b" of...invited to a farewell gathering, hosted by The Friends of the Alaska State Museum, from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28 ? the last day the museum...
Field named chief curator of Alaska State Museum Chief Curator of the Alaska State Museum in Juneau, the museum announced...managing. After a year at the Alaska State Museum, he spent two years as Director...position of Registrar at the Alaska State Museum, where he has been working primarily...
Ingeborg Lorensen

...Inge was well known to many Juneau residents from her volunteer service as the President of the Friends of the Alaska State Museum and her involvement with the Friends of the Library. Inge was easy to love and a delight to be around. She endeared...


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