Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Homer

Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center

More a research facility and museum than a visitors center, this impressive place has numerous cool interactive exhibits. The best is a room that’s a replica seabird colony, complete with cacophonous bird calls and …
Museum in Homer

Pratt Museum

There’s lots of local art and Alaska Native artifacts, but a more impressive feature is the interactive displays on the area’s wildlife, designed to mesmerize both kids and ex-kids. More sobering is the Storm Warnin…
Cultural Center in Homer

Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

This nonprofit organization devoted to promoting appreciation of Kachemak Bay’s ecosystem, runs the Carl E Wynn Nature Center and the Peterson Bay Field Station ($140 day tour), both of which offer guided hikes and …
Gallery in Homer

Fireweed Gallery

This gallery can get good local wares.
Gallery in Homer

Ptarmigan Arts

Local cooperative gallery.
Gallery in Homer

Bunnell Street Gallery

The town's best gallery.
Gallery in Homer

Homer Council of the Arts

The nexus of art.
Gallery in Homer

Art Shop Gallery

Alaska art.
Area in Homer

Homer Spit

Generally known as ‘the Spit’, this long needle of land – a 4.5-mile sand bar stretching into Kachemak Bay – is viewed by some folks as the most fun place in Alaska. Others wish another earthquake would come along a…
Monument in Homer

Seafarer’s Memorial

Statue for fisherman.