Homer Historic Park or Site
Historic Park or Site
Quick: what’s the longest combined rail and highway tunnel in North America? It’s the Anderson Memorial Tunnel, and you’ll drive through it on the scenic and historic drive to Whittier. The Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area is a place whose valleys and mountains, communities and people tell the larger story of a wild place and a rugged frontier. This audio guide gives you the inside scoop on its fascinating history. You’ll… ...more
Because Homer loses so many loved ones at sea, mostly in the commercial fishing business, Homer residents constructed a Seafarers’ Memorial near the end of the Spit, emblazoned with brass plates listing the names of mariners lost or killed at sea.