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Museum of Natural and Cultural History

1680 E. 15th Ave, Eugene, OR
+1 541-346-3024
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So awesome. Love their dino bones and little antique collection

This is a really great educational place. Kids love going here. The guides are happy to talk to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Angi M
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Eugene, Oregon
Stroll back in Time

A must see museum while in Eugene. Fascinating collection of historical objects. Beautiful hand... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
JulesBrie
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West Linn, Oregon
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1680 E. 15th Ave, Eugene, OR
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really great educational place. Kids love going here. The guides are happy to talk to you about everything in the place. They have some interesting native american pieces.

Thank Angi M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A must see museum while in Eugene. Fascinating collection of historical objects. Beautiful hand woven baskets & antique sandals and many other things to view.

Thank JulesBrie
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Family of four with two teenagers escaped the rain while visiting the University of Oregon campus by entering this small, but informative museum. A good way to pass an hour or two and to learn a lot about Oregon's natural and cultural history.

Thank TravSacramento
Reviewed 12 April 2017

From native American history to geology to flora and fauna of the state, it is easy to learn a great deal in a very short time. Good for a short stop on a rainyday.

Thank Betsy B
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We were traveling with our kids & had just spent a couple hours at the Science Factory, so I thought we'd be in & out of this museum in a short time (we had free admission with our membership to another museum). I was SO...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 31 March 2017

food exhibit on what various people in the world eat, what they spend and what they grow locally. also good exhibit on the local native americans.

Thank John K
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I wasn't really sure what to expect outside of the description that said this place displayed the geology of Oregon. Normally, the idea of looking at rocks would bore me, but this was entertaining. It had many interactive points that made learning fun. I especially...More

1  Thank gingersnaps527
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The museum isn't far from the Art Museum, and is located in a small park-like setting on the main campus. Though always interesting, it's particularly nice when there is a specific exhibit or talk.

Thank Gardener101
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I'm nerdy....I like going to museums, even at 43 I enjoying learning about the past and local history. I'm new to the area and it was cool learning new things and seeing history in person that I've actually watched in a documentary or TV shows

2  Thank 255jasono
kstromme, Public Relations Manager at Museum of Natural and Cultural History, responded to this review

Welcome to your new home! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll come back and see us soon.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Some of the exhibits were being updated. But still was a great museum. Loved the owl photo exhibit and the Mount St. Helens exhibit too. Easy to walk around in. Parking lot just to the west has spots for museum visitors, get a pass when...More

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kallmecali
Affordable costs? My wife and I are new to the area!
21 August 2016|
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Response from davekcpa1 | Reviewed this property |
My son and I were at the NCAA Track Finals and it was free that day. their site is natural-history.uoregon.edu
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OnthewayEugene
Wheelchair accessible?
24 June 2016|
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Response from kstromme | Property representative |
Yes! We are fully accessible :)
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