Tours in Alaska with kids

“Please, sir, can I have some tours?”

Why, of course you can! Tours are the ultimate way for the family to experience a city or attraction, and in Alaska there are certainly lots to choose from! 

Why not take the family on a city tour? It’s a great way to not only see the The Last Frontier State , but a great way for kids to LEARN about the area too! You can never have too many fun facts to tell friends!

Why not take a nature tour? There are plenty of places to go with kids in and around Alaska, with some spectacular wildlife and wilderness to explore and experience. You might be surprised how quickly the scenery changes!

A tour that can take you back in time? Sounds exciting! Historical tours are always a great experience with children, because they can use their imagination as they recount incredible and iconic events that happened right where they are standing!

Wildlife tours, ghost tours, food tours…see another side of Alaska!

May the tours be with you!

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  • Riverboat Discovery

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    Fairbanks

    Welcome aboard! Climb aboard for a 3 1/2 hour cruise experience that will take the family into the heart of Alaska!

  • Klondike Gold Fields

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    Skagway

    Costumed characters will bring the past to life as the whole family is immersed in Alaska history and adventure! With sled dogs, and gold panning, there are great tours for the whole family!

  • Sitka Tribal Tours

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    Sitka

    Most historical tours treat Sitka's remarkable past as a testimonial to a bygone people- a window to an era that shaped the present, but is somehow extinct. On Sitka Tribal Tours, however, history is ...

  • Adventure Bound Alaska Glacier Cruise

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    Juneau

    Cruise through incredible Alaskan glaciers, mountains and waterfalls! Adventure for those over 5 years with spectacular nature and wildlife!

  • Seldovia Tours

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    Homer

    Each day from Memorial Day through Labor Day we provide a 6 hour round trip tour to Seldovia. Leaving Homer harbor at 11:00 am we make our way to Gull Island to see the home to nine nesting species ...

  • Gray Line Tours Of Alaska

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    Anchorage

    Choose from over 50 sightseeing tours throughout Alaska and the Yukon. Tours that depart from Anchorage last from 1-hour to a full day and range from glacier cruising to bear viewing! Fairbanks ...

  • Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure

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    Juneau

    Amazing tours of the beautiful 50 acres of stunning landscapes known as Glacier Gardens! The whole family can explore the lush rainforest, with incredible views! Family fun in some pretty awesome ...

  • Wilderness Guided Hike and Jet Boat Expedition

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    Ketchikan

    Come join us for a guided wilderness hike in the remote, privately owned, White River Valley. Enjoy a narrated city tour as your motor coach takes you into the wilderness surrounding Ketchikan. Meet ...

  • Cape Fox Tours

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    Ketchikan

    Experience Native American culture and history through these great shore tours, which also explore outdoor recreation!

  • Major Marine Tours Glacier and Wildlife Tours

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    Seward

    Cruising past an Alaskan Glacier encountering otters, sea lions, whales, and puffins....a priceless experience.

  • Anchorage City Trolley Tours

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    Anchorage

    Step aboard Anchorage's first trolley for a clear view of the city! A lively informative sightseeing tour of Alaska's largest city!

  • Kenai Fjords Tours

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    Seward

    Kenai Fjords National Park abounds with marine sealife and is a must for those interested in Alaska glacier cruises, whale watching, Alaska bird watching, and wildlife viewing. Seward Alaska and ...

  • Major Marine Tours Prince WIlliam Sound Cruises

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    Whittier

    Climb aboard on this stunning Alaskan glacier and wildlife cruise giving the whole family an opportunity to experience nature and wildlife as it's most incredible.

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  • Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum

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    Anchorage

    Exhibit galleries feature the evolution of Alaskan aviation from 1913 to the present. There are over 20 vintage aircraft to see, flight simulators to use and a Bush Pilot gift store to shop in.

  • Alaska Museum of Natural History

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    Anchorage

    From the outset, the museum has energetically pursued it's mission to study and exhibit natural history materials relating to Alaska's natural history and to promote and develop educational programs ...

  • Alutiiq Museum

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    Kodiak

    The past meets the present at the Alutiiq Museum, Kodiak's, Alaska Native culture center where visitors can explore 7,500 years of Alutiiq heritage. See ancient artifacts, discover history, and learn ...

  • Anchorage Museum

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    Anchorage

    A multigenerational, hands-on science center puts scientific concepts into an Alaskan context, with a marine animal touch tank and a planetarium!

  • The Baranov Museum

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    Kodiak

    At the Baranov Museum you can discover the history of Kodiak, Alaska through a variety of permanent and temporary exhibits, educational programs, and special events.

  • The Pratt Museum

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    Homer

    The Pratt Museum is dedicated to the process of education by exploring the natural environment and human experience relative to the Kachemak Bay region of Alaska and its place in the world.

  • Fairbanks Ice Museum

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    Fairbanks

    Ice fun in Fairbanks with multi media ice sculpture demonstrations and displays, and a nightly show!

  • Museum Of The North

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    Fairbanks

    An incredible museum with 1.4 million artifacts and specimens, which can educate and fascinate kids on the diversity and cultural traditions in the North. A great family experience in Alaska.

  • Museum Of Alaska Transport and Industry

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    Wasilla

    MATI was established to give a home to the transportation and industrial remnants and to tell the stories of the people and the machines that opened Alaska to exploration and growth.

  • Alaska Native Heritage Center

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    Anchorage

    The Alaska Native Heritage Center, a renowned cultural center and museum in Anchorage, is an exciting place where all people can come to expand their understanding of Alaska's first people.

  • The Imaginarium

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    Anchorage

    The Imaginarium, Alaska's only hands-on Science Discovery Center, is designed as a place where people can have fun learning about science by actually doing science. One of the many fun family places ...

  • Campbell Creek Science Center

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    Anchorage

    The BLM Campbell Creek Science Center is an outdoor science education center for people of all ages that encourages interest and participation in the balanced management of natural resources.

  • Southeast Alaska Indian Cultural Center

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    Sitka

    SEAICC offers visitors the opportunity to learn about Northwest Coast native art. Park visitors can view artists working and can talk to them about their craft and culture. In addition, SEAICC offers ...

  • Independence Mine State Historical Park

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    Wasilla

    Learn what it was like to live and work in one of Alaska\'s largest gold mining camps.Begin your tour of the Independence Mine State Historical Park at the Mine Mangers\'s House, which houses the ...

  • H2Oasis Indoor Waterpark

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    Anchorage

    Alaska's largest indoor water park, with great attractions for the kids! From lazy rivers to a children's lagoon and a thrilling roller coaster, there is something for the whole family. A splashing ...

  • Alaska Sealife Center

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    Seward

    A great place for kids to learn about Alaska's diverse marine ecosystem through interactive displays, and encounters with Sea Lions, Seals, Puffins, and more!

  • Alaska Zoo

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    Anchorage

    Amazing animal encounters with rescued animals in Anchorage, with guided encounters, tours, and educational fun at this family friendly zoo!

  • Alaska Raptor Center

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    Sitka

    Enjoy tours in Alaska through this amazing center that rescues injured birds, including bald eagles! Great for animals loving kids!

  • The Reindeer Farm

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    Palmer

    An amazing experience for kids and the family, with incredibly reindeer tours, horseback rides, and fun hiking trails! You might even see bison and elk!

  • Musk Ox Farm

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    Palmer

    A true Alaskan experience with the amazing Musk Ox. Families can learn about the animals, and the project, and to get up close to one of the Arctic's oldest living species. Great animal family fun in ...

  • Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

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    Portage Glacier

    Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center (AWCC) is a non-profit organization that provides refuge for orphaned, injured and ill animals; cares for animals that cannot survive on their own in the wild; and ...

  • Glow Putt Mini Golf

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    Fairbanks

    Amazing glow in the dark mini golf, with reflecting glow paint, and even a glowing waterfall mural! Great family fun!