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Alaska Law Enforcement Museum

245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2300
+1 907-279-5050
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Not a very large place, but shows the history of the Alaska State Troopers. When you think of the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
dbinhou7511
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Houston, Texas
Small interesting free museum

This is a small museum focused on the Alaska State Troopers. Interesting displays and it is free... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Mike L
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Webster, New York
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245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2300
Downtown
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Not a very large place, but shows the history of the Alaska State Troopers. When you think of the size and variety of Alaska, the Troopers definitely have some challenges. Unique historical items for Alaska.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is a small museum focused on the Alaska State Troopers. Interesting displays and it is free. Convenient in downtown.

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Cute little museum! A little small, but has a lot of history packed in. Free admission, and not too crowded, so you can take your time meandering around and checking everything out. Really interesting stuff, worth checking out

1  Thank wischhfulthinking
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

A stuffy old place with lots of old, very old memorabilia. We thought we will see something from the this era... its free if you are in the area and like old police badges and type writer, go in. parking is $1.75/hour.

1  Thank CoffeeMust
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Small free museum. Lots of uniforms, badges, pictures,etc. A restored Hudson Hornet. Short video about the history of the state police. Worth a short amount of time if in the area.

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

This museum is free to the public. Great collection of Alaska State Troopers' memorabilia. If you have any enforcement experience, you will love this place. If you do not, this museum is a history lesson in the officers who brought law and order to Alaska.

1  Thank Retired_Miami
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

This museum is small but mighty! Cram packed with information and memorabilia, a small gift area. Conveniently located. Spent about 45 minutes here.

1  Thank doxiedana
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Located close to the Anchorage Museum. Admission price it free. If you have seen the Alaska State Troopers TV series, this is a small museum showing the history of this law enforcement group. They have a 1950s era patrol car and a 13 minute video...More

Thank darthdes
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great educational museum to spend a few hours. It's small but has a ton of memorabilia. It's also free which is nice. The staff was so helpful and gave the kids swag. They loved it! They also have some good souvenirs if...More

Thank Melody G
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Very quaint museum, on the small side, but for free we would recommend going. A great history of the Alaska State Troopers is told through artifacts. The museum is curated by a friendly woman who is passionate about law enforcement. Our kids loved safety bear!

Thank LuvHaribo
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