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The Oregon Vortex House of Mystery

Interstate 5 between Medford and Grants Pass, Gold Hill, OR
+1 541-855-1543
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This was a pretty amazing experience however, we had to leave the tour early because we both felt... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
via mobile
Interesting and fun!

This is the original "crooked house" (there is another in Santa Cruz, CA and Knotts Berry farm in... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Santa Rosa, CA
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Funhouse where visitors can shrink, grow and stand at weird angles without falling over.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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Interstate 5 between Medford and Grants Pass, Gold Hill, OR
+1 541-855-1543
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This was a pretty amazing experience however, we had to leave the tour early because we both felt like we were seasick. There is definitely weird anomalies happening in this neck of the woods backed up by things that are unexplainable like lack of wildlife!...More

Thank Jacksbox
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is the original "crooked house" (there is another in Santa Cruz, CA and Knotts Berry farm in Anaheim, CA). This "unexplained naturally-occuring phenomena" is both interesting and fun! Along with a complete explanation of what is happening here and past efforts to prove or...More

Thank Peggy625
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I visited the Oregon Vortex years ago. I have to admit that my expectations were not particularly high. We learned about this attraction through a leaflet in our hotel's lobby. As we were travelling up north, and the Vortex was on our way (except for...More

Thank DaMar62
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I actually visited in the late 90's. I will never forget it. T-here is definitely some weird things going on there. The girl I was with is taller than me, and we took a picture with her on one side and me on the other,...More

1  Thank terry s
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It is an awesome place. My kids are 11 and 14 it is a very interactive experience, the guides are great and answer all questions. I live in Medford but we go back at least once or twice a year. They are always adding new...More

1  Thank thebestoneliveshere
Reviewed 11 September 2016

First of all the entrance fee is high and then as they forgot to give me an AAA discount, and I asked for it, they said they don't give a credit after the fact, and later they said to wait until after the session. After...More

2  Thank bernicealoha
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is of no fault to our guide, it's just that you drive for an hour to see a crooked house, spend an hour there, hear pretty much a fable/made-up story about a cabin that's defying physics - newsflash - it doesn't, and then drive...More

1  Thank Me-Like-World
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Good luck trying to figure thier tricks out, but just run with it and enjoy a great observation of optical illusion - or not?. Plan on 2-3 hours off the road to get there and join a guided tour. $12.50 per person and plenty of...More

1  Thank ohjames
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

As an Oregonian and having not visited the Vortex/House of Mystery yet, I was excited when we arrived. We took the tour as to get the entire experience and history of what this place has to offer. At first wasn't truly sold or impressed, but...More

1  Thank oregonian4
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I brought my 10 and 13 year old boys here during spring break in March, and this was the highlight of our vacation. They absolutely loved this place. I wish I had brought a compass and level though, as you are left wondering if anything...More

2  Thank EVancouverMom
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driving directions from Medford
2 June 2017|
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Response from redruby900 | Reviewed this property |
I5 to Gold Hill exit, turn rt..go to stop sign and turn left and follow main street out of Gold Hill and you ll see the Vortex hse sign on the right.
how to get there
19 February 2017|
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Response from Jacksbox | Reviewed this property |
Everyone in Grants Pass knows where this is-we put it in our phone navigator and it took us right there!