Geologic Materials Center - Hours and Location

Contact Information

Please call ahead or email GMC staff to make an appointment.

Phone: (907) 696-0079

Business Hours

The facility is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with a lunch break generally taken from 12-1pm.

Location & Mailing Address

Alaska Geologic Materials Center
3651 Penland Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99508

Driving directions

From Downtown Anchorage

  • Head east on W 6th Ave for about 2 miles
  • Take a right on Airport Heights Dr.
  • Take a left on Penland Pkwy and drive 0.4 miles
  • The GMC is on your left just before S. Bragaw St.

From the North

  • Head south on the Glenn Highway towards downtown Anchorage
  • Take the S. Bragaw exit ramp and turn left at the light
  • Drive south for 0.4 miles on S. Bragaw
  • Turn right on Penland Pkwy
  • The GMC is on your right

From Midtown

  • Head east on Northern Lights Blvd
  • Take a left on S Bragaw and head north for about 1 mile
  • Take a left on Penland Pkwy
  • The GMC is on your right

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