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Address: 18625 New Seward Highway, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99611
Phone Number: +1 907-336-3300
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Seeing the animals with great up close view. It would have been great to have more time to observe the animals.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2014
Nancy N
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Lakeland
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Lakeland
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

Seeing the animals with great up close view. It would have been great to have more time to observe the animals.

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Thank Nancy N
Middletown, Delaware
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19 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014

The Kenai Peninsula is a popular place to visit. There are lots of great towns to visit along the way. My favorites were Ninilchek, with it's historic Russia Orthodox church and views of the three volcanos along Cook's Inlet and then Homer with it's fishing culture. We spent about a week and a half touring the peninsula and Salmon fishing... More 

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Fremont, California
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164 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Inspite of all the info available online, a quick stop at this place makes it so much easier to figure out all the things to do in the area, restaurants to go to and really get the most of your alaska trip. The staff is very friendly, they have some great promos.. really worth a stop to plan your trip!

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Talbott, Tennessee
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

The young lady on staff was very helpful and friendly. It's always special when employees of places like this have been born and raised in the area. There is a small gift shop, a museum, theater, and a lot of stuff animals all over the walls. Worth dropping in. Walk to the "Burger Bus" if it's lunch time!

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Thank Stephen A
Centerville, Ohio
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2,313 reviews
675 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3,667 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

I have done a ton of research on the Kenai; however, the Kenai Visitor 's Center offers places, restaurants, and events that I may consider for the next two weeks.

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Boerne, Texas
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

Wow, great help on finding out where we could go to see some sites. It was so nice, we were able to walk around on the mountain in the snow that slide down the mountain. YEAH!!

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Thank alison S
Sanibel Island, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2012

While at Hotel Alyeska we traveled an hour into Seward for the Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise which was a nightmare cruise! Though the crew knew beforehand that there was rough enough weather to offer people a refund, they served lunch and did not pass out airplane bags!!!! Too bad for them, as most of the boat got sick.

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Thank CiCi819
Lubbock, Texas
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108 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

It was a very pleasant drive to Kenai with a lot of small businesses along the way with the unusual tourist items: wood-carved items, fudge and jade. There were also a lot of fishermen and rafters on the river. The visitor center staff was very friendly and helpful and the exhibits were excellent. The parking lot was large and inviting... More 

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Thank Sharon G
Alaska
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2012

This is a two fer, part art gallery with impressive local talent, and part museum, with many intersting artifacts and facts about the native culture. It is well organized, friendly staff, and very clean restrooms. There is a small gift store in the lobby. Also, films are shown. Please make a stop here qwhile visiting the Kenai Peninsula and Kenai.... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2012

A wealth of information and beautiful museum displays. Movies were very good too. Ask for directions on how to drive back to the beach behind the center to watch the dip net fishers. I think the season is for the month of July for Alaskan residents. Park in lot for a small fee and walk among the fish camps...local families... More 

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