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Winslow Homer's Studio

5 Winslow Homer Road, Prouts Neck, ME
+1 207-775-6148
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Unique visit to restored studio and home of Winslow Homer.

We both love art and visiting people's homes. Although pricy, this trip was worth it for us. You... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
brysonW
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Step into Homer's World for a few hours

We went to Homer's studio on a cold raw drizzly day. It was definitely "Homer" weather. The surf... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
WoodyMCP
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Foxboro, Massachusetts
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The Prouts Neck studio of the famed artist.
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5 Winslow Homer Road, Prouts Neck, ME
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We both love art and visiting people's homes. Although pricy, this trip was worth it for us. You get entrance to to Portland Museum of Art which is a good place to start. They have a small but well balanced collection of Homer and several...More

1  Thank brysonW
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went to Homer's studio on a cold raw drizzly day. It was definitely "Homer" weather. The surf was up as it was high tide. You could easily see what attracted Homer to Prout's Neck. The studio was interesting, although a little sparse with Homer...More

Thank WoodyMCP
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Three generations had an enjoyable Spring afternoon on this tour from the PMA via private van. Very knowledgeable docent (tour guide). Small groups make it more intimate. Chance to walk along the rocky coast or just hang out in the studio and immerse yourself in...More

Thank Gozo57
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This is a special tour through the Portland Museum of Art, as the general public is not allowed to visit the studio. A private van takes you to Prout's Neck in Scarborough and back to the museum. We used our ticket to visit the museum...More

1  Thank RockyMtnArtist
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of my reasons for traveling to Maine was to see the rugged coast that has been so beautifully captured in the paintings of Winslow Homer. The visit to his studio was especially meaningful when we left the studio and walked to the beach, or...More

1  Thank AlohaBuffington
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

The Portland art museum has an extraordinary collection and is well worth visiting many times. But the chance to have an intimate view of this important artists inspiration is well worth it. We ha d spectacular weather. And the docent who led our tour was...More

Thank MHS7560
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The Portland Museum of Art could hardly say no to acquiring the studio of Favorite Son Winslow Homer when given the chance and to paying for an extraordinarily expensive restoration. It owns "Weatherbeaten," displayed in Pride of Place on the second floor of the PMA,...More

3  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I had goosebumps when I stood on the spot where Winslow Homer did so much of his amazing work. The docent-led tour from the Portland Museum of Art takes one down toward the rocky shore and around to the beautifully-restored studio. I could have lingered...More

2  Thank MopoMom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The Winslow Homer Studio sits on a rocky coast with panoramic ocean vistas, and was his home and workplace for over a quarter century, until his death in 1910. Declared a National Landmark in 1966, it was purchased by the Portland Museum of Art in...More

5  Thank Adenine
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Spectacular views at the home of one of America's most iconic painters. Try to stop by if you are in the Portland, Maine area. Not a tremendous amount to see but the docents present an excellent history of Winslow Homer's life. I found this venue...More

2  Thank Michael K
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