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Pratt Museum

3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
+1 907-235-8635
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Super place to visit

We caught the Homer Trolley to here and it collected us later. This museum is a little gem. Do it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bukashaus
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Cairns, Australia
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Interactive Museum

Lots to see and do in this three story museum. I loved the oil paintings presently on display by... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pamiruru
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Pamiruru
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Learn about the area's wildlife and marine life at this art, cultural and natural history museum, where an added touch is the special camera setup allowing you to zoom in to view wildlife in the distance. Get an ecology lesson on a forest trail and identify wildflowers in the outdoor garden.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We caught the Homer Trolley to here and it collected us later. This museum is a little gem. Do it first before you check out the rest of town. It puts everything into perspective. The displays are well done, tidy and precise with any written...More

Thank Bukashaus
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots to see and do in this three story museum. I loved the oil paintings presently on display by David Rosenthal. Lots of history and wildlife exhibits. There is also a small cabin and short botanical garden walk outside. $10 may be a little pricey...More

Thank Pamiruru
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on two week Holland America cruise and visited 9 ports. Homer was my absolute favorite! Loved this museum and the folks that work there. There is a 1934 Homestead cabin. So cool. The lady hosting the cabin settled in Homer in the 1950's. She...More

Thank UPprincess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has it's own little nitch in the place it's located with a nice little garden and a nice appearance. It's almost like you are in a time that is far past but clearly in the present. In good condition and very preserved. I liked...More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice museum offering a variety of local history. Really gave a good insight into the beginnings of the city of Homer

Thank Vanimal1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pratt museum had many animals of the area displayed and some other things to read about. My husband felt it did not measure up to the other center close by.

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived during the rain and spent a lovely 2 hours touring the great hands on exhibits on the local culture, how to survive the environment, art, wildlife information, videos, and live cam of Gull Island. Even had a original homestead museum outside with walking...More

Thank Texans112
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a small museum with exhibits of wildlife, indigenous art, and culture. It is a real treasure!

Thank annjh
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Good museum for learning history of Homer, Alaska. There were 3 levels. I enjoyed the quilts and the paintings. Also, I enjoyed the film on bears. One plus is that it was free admission day today--what a treat! Didn't buy anything in gift shop. It...More

Thank scmonsoon
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We happened to visit on International Museum Day, so it was free...bonus. Very informative about the area. Nice walking trail.

Thank Kimberly D
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Priscilla H
Is this the museum with the camera on the puffin rock on the way out to Halibut Cove? And is this where I heard the recording of the captain of the ship that caused the Valdez oil spill?
20 May 2015|
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Response from Michele S |
Yes.
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