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Winslow Homer's Studio

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Interesting tour

We took the 2.5 hour tour through the Portland Art Museum Tour costs $65 per person for non museum... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Afoodie65
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Cold Spring, New York
Beautiful Restored Winslow Homer Studio

On a recent tour of the studio we were met with near perfect weather and great vistas including the... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
john W
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Austin, Texas
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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 1 October 2018

We took the 2.5 hour tour through the Portland Art Museum Tour costs $65 per person for non museum members in season; slightly cheaper off season. Our guide was quite good; talked about the artist outside the studio before leading us down to the seashore...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Afoodie65
Reviewed 25 September 2017

On a recent tour of the studio we were met with near perfect weather and great vistas including the cannon rock and the view that inspired "Weatherbeaten". The facility has been restored to its previous era grandeur. It's a great opportunity to sample the quiet...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank john W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Joining a tour out of the Portland Museum of Art, I am sure from reading here, is the best way to visit Winslow Homer’s Studio, but, as also described, the tours are limited and few. Although I called the Museum months in advance, the tours...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We visit Portland annually and for some time have wanted to take the PMA's tour of Homer's Prouts Neck studio. This year the stars aligned and we were able to book tickets. The opportunity to see the actual home and studio where Homer painted many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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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

Date of experience: June 2017
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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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

Date of experience: April 2017
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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

Date of experience: August 2016
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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

Date of experience: June 2016
2  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

Date of experience: October 2015
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