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Fascinating Small Museum

You won't need a long time, but give yourself more than you might think to view these fascinating... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dwightwvogel
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Claremont, California
History of local people

The Pratt museum has a great display of local history and their people. If you have a couple of... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
GMTX2018
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Houston, Texas
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This award-winning regional museum is closed from September 5, 2018 until it's grand re-opening on May 4, 2019. The Pratt Museum is undergoing significant and long overdue renovations this winter to modernize physical accessibility, as well as to...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You won't need a long time, but give yourself more than you might think to view these fascinating exhibits and a homesteader's cabin that is much more recent than you'd expect!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

The Pratt museum has a great display of local history and their people. If you have a couple of hours it is a great way to learn some local culture. They have a lot packed into a small place. My wife and 3 teenage boys...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

So glad we visited this local museum. It helped us better understand the people of this unique area of America. they had several videos that were extremely interesting. The live bird cams were fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the first floor exhibits. Learned a great deal about the local history and culture from the Kachemak Bay an exploration of people and place. Videos of three locals was particularly interesting and included the Kilcher’s. The marine and stewardship galleries are also interesting and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Our cruise ship spent the day in Homer and we enjoyed spending time at the Pratt Museum.. Reasonably priced and the staff was so pleasant .. Lots of great displays and information.Enjoyed a leisurely pace looking at everything. We visited the small cabin outside and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

This is a small yet excellent museum that is well curated. A visit is highly recommended to make your stay on the Kenai Peninsula more relevant.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

Lots of good information on the area, the people, the 1964 earthquake and the Exxon Valdez spill. This is a well done museum for such a small town. If you are interested in what makes Homer such a treasure, this is the place to go.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Lots of interesting memorabilia and good history of the Homer area. Several good movies and interactive exhibits to interest young and old alike. One video is a historical summary of the Kilcher family (Alaska The Last Frontier) in Homer.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

The quality and diversity of displays at this museum are outstanding! The Pratt provides excellent information about the history and current practices in this area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen P
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

To do it right would take several hours to take it all in. There are 3 floors of exhibits according to categories. Cost is $10, $8 for seniors and worth every penny.

Date of experience: August 2018
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