Read this Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide on all buildings & how to unlock / upgrade Airport, Resident Services, Museum, Nook's Cranny, Able Sisters Shop, Photopia!
How To Unlock / Upgrade All Facilities Video Guide
All You Need To Know In 2 Minutes
Check out our concise 2-minute guide on all the facilities in-game and how to unlock them!
All Buildings List
All Buildings In New Horizons
|Building||How To Unlock |
|▼ Resident Services||Available from start |
- DIY workshops
- Buy/sell items
- Recycle Box
- Nook Stop terminal
|▼ Airport||Available from start |
- Online / local play
- Send postcards
- Visit Harv's Island
|▼ Museum||Give 5 fish or bugs to Tom Nook|
- Donate/exhibit fish, bug, fossils
|▼ Nook's Cranny||Pay off your moving fees (5000 Miles)|
- Buy ready-made items
|▼ Able Sisters||Purchase Mabel's cloth on 2 consecutive days|
- Buy ready-made clothing
- Try on clothing
|▼ Campsite||TBD |
- Interact with campers
- Invite & interact with Amiibo characters
|▼ Harv's Island (Photopia)||Build 2-3 Island Getaway Plots|
- Take photos with Amiibo characters
Resident Services Building
Provides Services For Daily Island Life
In Animal Crossing: New Horizons, the Resident Services building provides you with services to help your daily island life. It has the DIY workbench, a shop, and the Nook Stop terminal.
Resident Services Features
|Shop||- Buy & sell items|
|Tom Nook|| - Get tips on island life |
- Loan payment
|Isabelle|| - Island evaluation |
- Change island flag & tune
- Discuss a resident
|DIY Workbench|| - Craft tools & furniture |
- Customize DIY
|Nook Stop Terminal|| - Nook Miles redemption |
- Nook Shopping catalogue
- Deposit/withdraw Bells
- Scan Amiibo
Invite Friends Or Visit Other Islands
The Airport is where you will be able to connect online or locally to visit friends or invite other people to your island. You can send postcards and also go on mystery tours via the Airport.Check Out Airport Functions Here!
Donate & Exhibit Fish, Bugs, Or Fossils
The Museum is where you can donate fish, bugs, or fossils. They'll be brilliantly displayed when you visit so keep donating to grow your collection!Check Out How To Unlock Museum!
Lists of Items You Can Donate
Buy Ready-Made Furniture
In Nook's Cranny, you'll be able to purchase a variety of items! These include tools, saplings, seeds, etc, but also ready-made furniture and household items that you can't DIY craft. This is a recurring shop in all Animal Crossing games.Check Out Nook's Cranny Features!
Able Sisters Shop
Purchase & Try On Clothing
The Able Sisters is a clothing and accessories shot that you can visit to purchase and try on new fashion. The items change daily so make sure to visit every day!Check Out How To Unlock Able Sisters!
Invite Or Interact With Camp Visitors
In the Campsite, you can interact with island visitors who are only there temporarily. You can also invite scanned Amiibos to visit you and they'll show up on the Campsite.Check Out To Do In The Campsite!
Take Photos Of Villagers
In Photopia, you can take photos of the special characters and villagers on your island. You can dress them up and freely make them pose around.Check Out How To Get To Photophia!
Free Range Of Poses & Outfits
You can freely arrange the positions, poses, and outfits of the villagers in Photopia. This allows for great shots and memories.Check Out More Details On Photopia Here!