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Anchorage’s top attractions
- Visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center for exhibits showing aspects of life for the many native cultures of Alaska.
- See local wildlife like musk ox, polar bears and moose at the Alaska Zoo.
- Walk along the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, where you’ll find Alaska’s beautiful nature and recreational activities.
- Take in a breathtaking view at Portage Glacier or Eklutna Lake.
Best time to travel to Anchorage
Summer is the most popular time to visit Anchorage, when you can run the Anchorage Mayor’s Marathon and Half Marathon. For some local goods, browse the Anchorage Market and Festival or the annual Downtown Summer Solstice Festival.