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Patsy Ann poses

The boardwalk in Juneau not only offers spectacular views and eagles galore, but the statue of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Polly V
Not to scale but she's very tactile

The guide from our cruise ship told us the story of Patsy Ann which was very sweet. She was always... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Orpington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Juneau is not unpleasant but completely unremarkable. There is a boardwalk and many tourist stores near the waterfront. The usual Diamonds International and other Tanzanite, with some T-shirts thrown in. A few seafood restaurants, but really not worth the trip. At least the weather was...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The boardwalk in Juneau not only offers spectacular views and eagles galore, but the statue of Patsy Ann gives dog lovers a chance to pose with a great old gal.

Thank Polly V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history of Patsy the dog is interesting and the bronze statue is nice, but what else can I say? We took pictures there and moved on.

Thank ScubaRabbi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guide from our cruise ship told us the story of Patsy Ann which was very sweet. She was always on the quayside waiting for the boats before anyone else knew they were on their way in.

Thank MrsMouse85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice statue of a dog that was the official greeter of arriving ships during the gold rush era. There is plenty of informational signage around it, too.

Thank AedDubh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really touching story akin to Greyfriar's Bobby. Patsy Ann was a bull terrier who was born in Portland, Oregon and came to Juneau in 1929. She was born completely deaf but somehow she could sense when a ship was coming into port...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Patsy Ann, a bull terrier who came to town in 1929, is Juneau’s most famous dog.Official Greeter of Juneau, Alaska" was a bull terrier pup named Patsy Ann, who began her volunteer work in 1929 and didn't quit until she died 13 years later. Despite...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the owner of three rescues, it was wonderful to see this statue. It’s obvious this little pooch meant a great deal to the people of Juneau and I love that they put some of Patsy Ann’s fur in the statue to keep her spirit...More

Thank Cammiexx
Reviewed 9 September 2018

statue honoring a deaf dog who became the symbol of Juneau's welcoming spirit to visitors. supposedly some of Patsy Ann's fur was included when the statue was cast.

Thank HollyBerryElf
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Loved the history of this wee dog, and the towns tribute to her. She gets pats and love from a million cruise ship passengers each cruise ship season and all the other visitors to town ❤️

Thank Shona S
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