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Four Rivers Cultural Center & Museum

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Address: 676 SW Fifth Ave, Ontario, OR 97914
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+1 541-889-8191
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
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Set near the junction of four rivers, the Four Rivers Cultural Center &...

Set near the junction of four rivers, the Four Rivers Cultural Center & Museum celebrates the convergence of four cultures: American Indian, Japanese, Mexican and European.

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They knock it out of the park!!!!!!!!!!.... Great place and NOT to be missed when in town...

The Four Rivers Cultural Center houses a Museum, Japanese Garden, Art Gallery, Performing Arts Theatre and an Event Center that brings culture, education and the perfect place to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Ontario, Oregon
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Ontario, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Four Rivers Cultural Center houses a Museum, Japanese Garden, Art Gallery, Performing Arts Theatre and an Event Center that brings culture, education and the perfect place to hold your own gathering in our community.This is the place to have a party, wedding, fundraiser or anything that brings folks together. This Center is the social event center of the community... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place and is more accommodating than fruitland school gym lol. The seating is comfortable and the temperature is always set to be comfortable as well...not too hot, not too cold the restrooms were clean. I would like to attend another type of event there sometime. My boys and their dad did go to see some of the... More 

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Boise
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Cultural Center and Museum is a must see if you're driving through on Interstate 84 or on your way to the Baker City Interpretive Center. The museum has artifacts and life-size exhibits representing the cultures that have influenced the area. There is a large Japanese exhibit, and local residents have been very generous in contributing to the museum. A... More 

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Mosier, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

nicely "done" museum. They are trying to incorporate all the cultures of the area...promise Hawaiian influence soon! Dioramas of history of the area are spot on! Staff pleasant but could use more knowledge. Staff/volunteers very busy, place spotless. Thank you for providing a lovely museum setting. Don't miss the Japanese garden allow 2 hours

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Payette, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is an interesting museum to visit. Has local history along with history about the Oregon Trail.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Unexpected surprise, we were very impressed with this museum, very educational about the heritage of the Four Rivers area, and the price of admission was very reasonable. If you are in Ontario do not miss seeing this museum.

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North Powder, Oregon
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

As far as booking for weddings I would find another venue or wear jogging shoes brides dressing room was so far away and not lockable the real shocking part was an office entry door was located inside the room so the bride and her party were interrupted through out the day, restrooms as well were some distance A huge round... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

A very informative and interesting Museum here in Ontario, Oregon. Very well put together and such a large amount of history from the area. Totally enjoyed our tour.

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Wilder, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Over the years have been to countless meetings..always clean...staff does a great job of set up..been in the museum several times..very interesting..worth the time to go through

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

We went to the Four Rivers Cultural Center. Its a very interesting museum. The volunteer staff did a great job of describing the museum and let me know a good place to start was watching the movie. The movie was very interesting. We then toured the museum. They had very good exhibits on the basque, Hispanic Americans, Japanese Americans, and... More 

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