545 SW 9th Street, Newport Oregon 97365
Built in 1895, the original location was across Hwy 101. A boarding house, a funeral parlor and finally a museum, where it became one of the museums at Lincoln County Historical Society's Oregon Coast History Center.
Exhibits include intricate Indian basketry, an 1890s boarding house, a rugged crosscut saw, and a sturdy ship's wheel. Entry is free, donations are appreciated.
Other History nearby:
(Albany) Albany Fire Museum
(Albany) Albany Regional Museum
(Philomath) Benton County Historical Museum
(Dallas) Brunk House
(Newport) Burrows House Museum
(Grand Ronde) Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde
Request a Free copy of the Mile-by-Mile Guide to the Oregon Coast, which will be delivered to your USA postal address. Also request a free first issue of Oregon Coast magazine and sign up for coast deals.
12/07 Coming to The Newport 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.