Built in 1915, this was the first multi-story building built, and filled with early commerce. Providing one of the earliest ... More
Built in 1915, this was the first multi-story building built, and filled with early commerce. Providing one of the earliest stores, Kimball's stocked the items necessary for the flood of Tent City residents who were moving into their own, more permanent homes. Della Kimball, daughter of the pioneer, was 12 years old when her father opened the store and is one of the pioneers who rests in the Anchorage Memorial Cemetery . There is no admission.
A lovely place with lots of nostalgic candy and gifts. Stroll around while you have yourself a cup of tea(on the house)and enjoy all the beautiful items in the store. Kimballs has expanded it's store and now its twice as nice. My favorite place downtown.
With free summer concerts held in front of the building at noon (Wednesday's & Friday's) and the Log Cabin Visitor's
Center just next door, this old City Hall is frequently bustling with activity. Housing the office of the Anchorage ...
The Alaska Railroad covers 500 miles from Seward to Fairbanks. In 1985, the Railroad was purchased by the State of
Alaska from the federal government. Rebuilt and improved on in 1997, the first floor is designated for passenger ticketing ...
One of only 12 nationwide archives of this kind, this building stores extensive records belonging to the Federal government. Holding
more than 50,000 records in the collection in addition to the original federal documents that provided statehood for Alaska, ...