Cookie Jars available to fill for the

Dessert Auction!

Call the office at


Every MonthType



Wasilla Farmers' Market    Enjoy fresh produce,  Alaska gifts and more.  Open 10 am - 6 pm. every Wednesday during the summer.  Now at the corner of Nelson and Weber in Wasilla Iditapark.  See you in the summer of 2017! 

Wasilla Knik Historical Society

300 n boundAry

wasilla, alaska 99654

907-376-2005  Message Phone

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Annual Potluck Picnic and Social 1-5 PM at Knik Museum.  The 2017 inductee into the Mushers' Hall of Fame is 4-time Iditarod Champion Martin Buser.


Learn about gold mining, dog mushing, homesteading Alaska and more. Located at Mile 13.9 Knik-Goosebay Road. Open Wednesday-Sunday 1-6 pm from May 3-October 30. Closed in the winter. Other tours by request.

There are many ways you can learn about and help preserve our local history.   


Wasilla Knik Historical Society


    WKHS is offering         scholarships for local college students!

Coleen Mielke has uploaded the daily diary of O.G. Herning, who came to Alaska in 1898 and had businesses in Knik and Wasilla.



Alaska Day Dinner 

Saturday, October 14

Tickets available   NOW!

Call 376-2005

Come join us at our annual Alaska Day Dinner, at the Elks Lodge on Finger Lake. Our guest speaker this year is Laurel Bill, author of Aunt Phil's Trunk . Delicious food and wine, an amazing dessert auction, and time to visit with friends, new and old, as we celebrate statehood!

Featuring Laurel Bill, author of Aunt Phil's Trunk



Trails Day-Come help us spruce up the museum and the trail.

Free benefit concert by Hobo Jim at 1:00pm!

Knik Museum, Mile 13.9 Knik-Goosebay Road.






WKHS Board meets on the last Tuesday of each month. Want to know more?  Join us at 300 N Boundary Street at 6:30 p.m.  Get involved in preserving our local history.

On Wednesdays during the summer, come downtown for fresh produce and Alaskan made gifts. Located at Wasilla Iditapark near the Wonderland playground.

Join us for Trails Day, Knik Community Potluck Picnic, Alaska Day Dinner, Hobo Jim concerts, and Annual Meeting.