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Pratt Museum

3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
+1 907-235-8635
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A Local Sight

I enjoy museums and this one is a little Gem. It offers a view of life in Alaska in a small space... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lori W
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Soldotna, Alaska
A superb small town museum

We found ourselves in Homer on a wet afternoon (not all that unusual in Homer) and we were... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Plymouthtraveller8
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Plymouth
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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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3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
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+1 907-235-8635
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoy museums and this one is a little Gem. It offers a view of life in Alaska in a small space. The staff are friendly and it is a nice place to spend time on a wintery day.

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We found ourselves in Homer on a wet afternoon (not all that unusual in Homer) and we were recommended to visit this museum and what a good recommendation it was. There are a great number of displays including one on the 1964 earthquake which is...More

Thank Plymouthtraveller8
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Don't miss this museum in Homer! It will give you an educational perspective of the history of Homer. It's just great!

Thank 1951cbwiles
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It was a cloudy rainy day...we had to wait for the sky to clear up so we found ourself wondering by foot to this little museum that was discovered as a jewel. Unlike other museums you are more than welcome to touch all exhibition in...More

Thank Michal F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice interactive museum,movies about bears (worse screen from 1992), memories from old homestead, amasing lady in office :-)

Thank Stepan B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The Pratt is a must-see for those interested in learning about the local history while visiting Homer. Exhibits about geography, geology, the ocean & tides, wildlife, homesteading, the Exxon Valdez oil spill, and more. The botanical garden is small but has a great diversity of...More

Thank bmathat
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Very nice Museum. Three floors. Tells you many things about Homer and the area. We spent two hours and could have spent more. Really worth it.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

There is a lot to this museum. Art, sea life, and history are showcased. If you spend a day here, you will learn all about Homer and Alaskan homesteading. Well worth it.

Thank Wck370
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Warm local museum with stories. Tells the tales of those who settled Homer with artifacts , videos, and people Note in season lovely garden One of two ROAM Museums in AK

Thank GordonGlaser
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We very much enjoyed browsing through the Pratt Museum. They have a couple of great videos to sit and watch as well as informative dioramas and displays. There are quite a few handmade quilts hanging on the walls showing off the talented quilters in the...More

Thank BarbCarp51
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