DIPAC is one of the few accessible salmon hatcheries in the state for visitors to see. Located just 3 miles from the downtown area, it is an easy stop on your way too or from the Mendenhall Glacier and whale watching excursions out the road.
Open from November-March for event rentals, the visitor center provides a great atmosphere for your winter receptions and gatherings (sit down dinner 60max, standing reception 150 max)
Open from November-March for event rentals, the visitor center provides a great atmosphere for your winter receptions and gatherings (sit down dinner 60 max, standing reception 150 max)
Macaulay Salmon Hatchery: DIPAC
Consider the Ladd Macaulay Visitor’s Center for your next event – a versatile, captivating and affordable space! Beautiful aquariums and exhibits that can be seen year round create a spacious and tranquil environment inside, while the large deck outside provides inspiring views of Gastineau Channel. All the necessary amenities are available to make your event a success. Located just 3 miles from downtown, the Macaulay Visitor Center is an ideal space for any event…
~Wedding Receptions & Ceremonies ~Company Retreats & Conventions ~Meetings & Conferences ~ Birthday Parties ~ Fundraisers ~ Holiday Parties ~ Festivals & Socials ~ Luncheons & Potlucks ~ Wakes & Celebrations
Rental rates vary, but include: Set-up and break-down of our 20 tables and 64 chairs; Surround sound stereo, flat screen TV, DVD player and microphone; Access to mini fridge, kitchenette, and outside deck; Alcohol permitted (you provide TAPS server); Coffee service, linens and cocktail tables available for an additional cost.
Available November – March: 7 days a week, 8am – 10pm
Host a holiday party during the month of December – we transform the Visitor’s Center with festive lights, Christmas tree & decorations.
- Meeting Rooms: 1
- Family Friendly (12 and under welcome):
- Time to Centennial Hall Convention Center: 5
- Time to Juneau International Airport: 7
- Summer Hours: June - August 10AM-6PM on weekdays, 10AM-5PM on weekends (hours vary in May and September)
- Winter Hours: by appointment Monday through Friday
- Wheelchair Accessible:
- Accepts MasterCard:
- Accepts Visa:
- Accepts American Express:
- Minimum Age Limit: N/A
- Weight/Height Limits: N/A
- Private Tours Available:
- Language Translation Available: Spanish, French, German, Portugese, Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Arabic, Hindi, Russian
- Temporarily Closed: