Denali Visitor Center

CIVIC & CULTURAL

The most prominent facility within Denali National Park and Preserve is this LEED Silver Certified visitor center. Its exceptional use of local materials offers a rustic and yet sustainable aesthetic that is native to the wilderness region and is demonstration of the park’s commitment to environmental sustainability. The Denali Visitor Center “campus” features the main information center in Denali, as well as a restaurant, bookstore/gift shop, baggage claim, bus stop, and train depot.

Role: Architect, Planner
Client: National Park Service
Sustainability: LEED Silver

Awards

  • Citation Award [Civic Building], American Institute of Architects (AIA) Alaska