Oscar Anderson House Museum
420 M Street
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
In Elderberry Park, located on the west end of downtown Anchorage, you will find one of the first privately built wood-frame residences completed after the auctioning of townsite lots in 1915. It is the only historic house museum in Anchorage. Guided tours highlight the early history of Anchorage and the experiences of the Anderson Family.
For more information, download the brochure below:
The Oscar Anderson House Brochure
House Museum Manager position available, October 2018
The Alaska Association for Historic Preservation is seeking a part-time,
year-round manager to run the Oscar Anderson House Museum operations. For full details, see announcement below:
Oscar Anderson House Museum Manager
Public and Group Tours
Public tours are available. For group tours (5+ people), reservations are required. Please call (907) 929-9870.
June, July, August 2019
12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday through Saturday
(closed Sunday-Tuesday and 4th of July)
45-minute guided tours
Tours on Friday require advance reservations.
$10 Adults & teens
$5 Children 12 & under
$5 Alaska residents, all ages
Free AAHP members
Information and Reservations
The Alaska Association for Historic Preservation
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2018 Swedish Christmas Celebration CANCELLED
(Hosted by the The Alaska Association for Historic Preservation)
December 8 & 9
12:00 Noon to 4:00 p.m.
Learn how early Anchorage celebrated the holidays.
Tours are ongoing throughout the afternoon.
Groups of 5 or more, please call for a reservation: (907) 929-9870.
NOTE: Oscar Anderson House Museum will reopen in Summer 2019.