Trip Planner:   USA  /  Alaska  /  Palmer  /  Outdoors  /  Musk Ox Farm

Musk Ox Farm, Palmer

(4.2/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Musk Ox Farm is located in Palmer. Our Palmer trip builder makes visiting Musk Ox Farm and other Palmer attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Create a full Palmer itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Palmer

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Palmer by other users

15 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Canada & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM SPAIN June, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 26 days in Canada & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, outdoors, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 55 days in Canada & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA August, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • So we took the kids here, 8yr. boy and 6yr. girl. It was informative and the flyer guide was super nice. You get to pet calves at the end. Oh and buy the way the sheerings taken from this animal are 5...  more »
  • Only Musk Ox farm in the world. Very informative tour that lets you get up close to the animals, if you want. We petted the animals and had a lot of fun watching the different personalities of the ani...  more »
  • Submitted by our unexpected stop in Palmer. We were able to visit dr musk ox farm. I found it very nice to those animals once ij the really see.
    View original
Google
  • This is an incredible facility. The animals are well cared for, and the guides are knowledgeable and personable. I called the education director about bringing my class to the farm, and she was willing to create a specific program for whatever we were studying at the time. The Musk Ox Farm is truly unique and definitely a must-see if you are looking for a knitters paradise and/or fun learning experience.
  • We had a great time at the farm. There is an educational portion to begin with indoors, then the outdoor section where you get to see and sort of interact with the musk ox. They are adorable and so interesting! There is a free guide that provides a lot of information and is very personable. We got to touch a baby musk ox, handle some of the soft yarn, and even feed one of the juvenile musk ox! FYI - Dress in clothes for being outdoors as it may be chilly or muddy (it is a farm, after all). There is a gift shop, but it can be pricey since the yarn is a bit rare. Definitely go, it's a great opportunity to see this unique and prehistoric animal!
  • Fiber artists take note ... do not pass this gem up! We had a wonderful visit and tour at Musk Ox Farm. It was the first left after the Hatcher's Pass turn off, and very easy to find. We really admired their animal husbandry practices. The musk oxen were wonderful to see and our tour guide was fun! The items in the gift shop were a delight as well. For long wear, warmth, and comfort Quivit cannot be beaten. I cannot wear wool, and love wearing Quivit. So soft and warm. This is a must see stop for all knitters, and fiber artists of all kinds.
  • You should go. You'll learn all kinds of things you didn't know. $11 for adults.
  • All the employees are there with passion, great in-depth tour of there compound and conservation efforts.