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Knik Museum and Musher's Hall of Fame

Mile 13.9 Knik Goosebay Road, Wasilla, AK 99654
+1 907-376-7755
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Wonderful bit of history here

Knik was before Anchorage, and also home to Iditarod mushers museum upstairs and in the bar. Our... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Ken W
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Everett, Washington
Sunny Knik

Knik was an important community, predating Anchorage and Wasilla. This museum building is located... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2015
Glacier01
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Alaska
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This museum is dedicated to dogsled racing.
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15 Aug 2016
“Wonderful bit of history here”
9 Oct 2015
“Sunny Knik”
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Mile 13.9 Knik Goosebay Road, Wasilla, AK 99654
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Knik was before Anchorage, and also home to Iditarod mushers museum upstairs and in the bar. Our little curator there told us so much about the history of the town and had pictures , it was great a tiny space packed with so much history...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Knik was an important community, predating Anchorage and Wasilla. This museum building is located where it was originally built, giving the visitor a vivid image of how much the surroundings have changed when they compare it to the maps and photographs there. Diane is a...More

Thank Glacier01
Reviewed 8 July 2015

one of the hidden jewels of the valley! loaded with history, stories, and dog stuff! diane loves her job and is loaded with stories of the historical settlement. wonderful pictures and dog artifacts.

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 15 August 2014

What I enjoyed was seeing the history of the Idiatirod through the mushers and the actual track. Diane was there and she had such fulfilling stories. Her educated and funny was to relive those years gone by. It is a bit out of Wasilla-it is...More

Thank chiefbluehawk
Reviewed 5 September 2012

located at the original site of the village of Knik, the museum provides the visitor with many artifacts from the early days of the community. Additionally you can see the history of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race in Alaska.

2  Thank Mary F
Reviewed 24 April 2012

this old building is the attraction. The new road destroyed the historic town of Knik. Darn those bulldozers. The Knik Bar Roadhouse is a real Alaskan dive, hamburgers don't kill you and you can sit down by the lake and eat them. Folks at the...More

1  Thank Suzanne B
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