Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center

95 Sterling Hwy., Suite 1
Homer, AK 99603- Map It
Phone: (907) 235-6961

AAA Editor Notes

Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center is at 95 Sterling Hwy. The center presents an overview of the area through interpretive exhibits about Kachemak Bay; local estuaries; research ships; and the seabird and marine inhabitants of the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. An outdoor nature trail links the 60-acre site with Bishop's Beach Park on Kachemak Bay. Naturalist-led tours are offered, and a short movie about the Aleutian Islands is shown. Guided tours are available.
Hours: Daily 9-5, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Tues.-Sat. noon-5, rest of year. Closed major holidays. Allow 2 hours minimum.