Oregon Historical Society Website
Address: 1200 SW Park Ave., Portland, OR 97205.
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10 am-5 pm; Sunday: 12 pm-5 pm.
Admission: General admission: $10; seniors/teachers/students: $8; youth (6-18): $5. Children 5 and under, and all Multnomah County residents are free.
Free/Discounted Days: Free every day for members, children 5 and under, and Multnomah County residents.
Get Social: facebook.com/oregonhistory | Twitter: @OrHist | Instagram: @oregonhistoricalsociety.
Why Kids ♥ It
With three floors of permanent and rotating exhibitions, the Oregon Historical Society brings the past to life for visitors of all ages. In the cornerstone exhibition, Experience Oregon, kids can touch a real beaver pelt, be transported to the Oregon Trail by walking through a covered wagon, and compete in the Pendleton Round-Up by playing a touchscreen video game!
Why Parents ♥ It
Who lives in Oregon, where did they come from and what are some challenges and choices they have faced? Parents and young history buffs can explore these questions in History Hub, a hands-on, highly interactive exhibition designed for youth and families.
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