740 W 13th Ave, Eugene Oregon 97402
Lane County was a destination point for emigrants crossing the Oregon Trail
in the mid-1800s. The museum houses collections of national and local significance dating from the 1840s to the present.
See textiles, tools, and belongings which the pioneers brought with them on the long trip across the continent.
Hours: Wednesday to Friday 10 to 4 and Saturdays noon to 4. Closed Sunday through Tuesday.
The museum is located at the Lane County Fairgrounds.
This is just one of the many Historical Museums located throughout Oregon.
The Museum Offers:
- Outreach Programs
- Historic Craft Demonstrations
- Slide Presentations
- Research Assistance
Other History nearby:
(Philomath) Benton County Historical Museum
(Cottage Grove) Cottage Grove Museum
(Creswell) Creswell Area Historical Society Museum
(Sweet Home) East Linn Museum
(Lethbridge) Indian Battle Park
(Eugene) Lane County Historical Museum
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03/06 Coming to The Eugene area
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
Bohemia Mining Days Cottage Grove OR July18-21 Prospectors' breakfast, miners' parade, food booths, gold panning, a pow wow, carnival, kiddie parade, street dance, and more.
The Oregon Jamboree Sweet Home OR August2-4 Located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, the the Oregon Jamboree has 2 stages, 22 shows, 1 sweet weekend.