Soldotna Museums & Cultural Centers
Museums, Cultural Centers
Soldotna’s homesteaders arrived in 1947, visit the Soldotna Homestead Museum and take a look at some of the area’s early homestead cabins. The museum also features handmade utensils and pioneer objects as well as Alaska Native artifacts, boats and the original schoolhouse. Hours Summer only or by appt. Admission No admission fee, donations accepted.
Soldotna Historical Society, located on Centennial Park Road, features a wildlife museum and historic log village. Among the log buildings is the last territorial school built in 1958, where students studied by the light of gas lanterns, still hanging in the school. Soldotna’s founing settlers arrived in 1947. The “habitable dwellings” which entitled two of these first homesteaders to 160 acres from what is now mid-town Soldotna are part of… ...more