Roundhouse at Alyeska Museum

Alaska's only Mountaintop Museum and Interpretive Center
  • Located high up on Alyeska Mountain
  • Built in 1960 as a warming hut
  • Restored in 2003 by Girdwood Inc and now a historical museum with FREE access
  • Access this museum by skiing to the round house or ride the tram

Excerpt from The Roundhouse’s Website:

“The Roundhouse sits 2,280 feet above sea level and is accessible by aerial tram or ski lift. The distinctive octagonal building first served as a warming hut and later as a popular mountain gathering place. Built in 1960, the Roundhouse was placed on the National Historic Register in 2003, and is now a museum and interpretive center.

Admission to the Roundhouse Museum is FREE.

Bring your family and friends for a visit!
You’ll be surprised what there is to learn when you visit the Roundhouse!”

Arlberg Avenue 1000
Anchorage 99587 AK US
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Summer Hours of Operation Daily 11 am – 5:30 pm (until Oct. 11, 2021) (hours are subject to change) Please note that a face mask will be mandatory to ride the tram. Admission to the Roundhouse Museum is FREE. Winter Hours of Operation Open Friday – Sunday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm (hours are subject to change)