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Pratt Museum

3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
+1 907-235-8635
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What an amazing and eclectic place

There is something for everyone here - from quilts and art work to history, botany, biology and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
SueinSalem
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Salem, Oregon
Great small museum

This museum has a lot to share in a small space. Such a friendly staff to help and explain things... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Lorrie W
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Fort Lauderdale
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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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“oil spill” (27 reviews)
“exxon valdez” (17 reviews)
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3779 Bartlett St, Homer, AK
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

There is something for everyone here - from quilts and art work to history, botany, biology and much more. This is a great place to visit on a rainy day but it would be fine on a sunny day too. We started at the Homestead...More

Thank SueinSalem
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This museum has a lot to share in a small space. Such a friendly staff to help and explain things. I liked reading about the tragic oil spill while the kids checked out the marine hands on exhibit.

Thank Lorrie W
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Interesting documentary of a homesteader, hands on exhibits, we liked culture, marine life highlights. Great location in arts district, walkable to other art galleries

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Honestly, only came to the Pratt Museum because someone in our group has the last name Pratt;)...BUT, we all thoroughly enjoyed and learned so much about the Homer area, the earthquake of 1964, fisherman who had lost their lives at sea and fishermen who told...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 1 August 2016

You will appreciate the relatively brief history of Homer. And what it meant to be a "homesteader" here during the 1920-60 timeframe. What drew people to come live here

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stumbled across this and were pleasantly surprised by what a neat museum this is! Tour the old-timey cabin! The docents in the museum are super - answered lots of questions and made us feel at home!

Thank WoodysMom1996
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice museum focused on local life, heritage, and animals. Good skeletons, static displays, and videos.

Thank John C
Reviewed 27 July 2016

There is literally something for everybody in this museum as it covers the history an settlement of Alaska. Did you know that Alaska is not only the most northern and western state, but the most eastern state has well. Huh?? Check it out at the...More

Thank jbginty
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Something for Everyone! This Museum is ever so interesting and don't miss their gift shop either...It's well done and recently renovated...Take the time to put it on your "to do" list...you will remember it for a long time to come

Thank Linnylanechanger
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My visit to the Pratt was less than an hour, but it was a very interesting and educational place to visit. It had some very excellent displays (not live) of marine life, sea birds, bears, and moose, and Homer's history. The employees were mostly local...More

Thank rankinlj
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