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Tourists coming to Alaska can visit the well-maintained golf courses of the state such as Chena Bend, Sleepy Hollow, Eagleglen, and many more. The Kobuk Valley National Park, Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve, and Katmai National Park & Preserve are some of the most visited national parks of Alaska.
Museums are yet another major appeal of the state. Pratt Museum, Kodiak Baranov Museum, Alaska State Museum are some of the most popular.
NicknameThe Last Frontier
Joined the UnionJanuary 3, 1959 (49th state)
Area663,300 sq miles
Highest PointMount McKinley
Time ZoneAKST-Alaska Standard Time (UTC−09:00)