129 NW Idaho Ave, Bend Oregon 97701
541-389-1813 Fax 541-317-9345
Housed in the Historic Reid School and built in 1914 of pink volcanic tuff, this museum offers three floors of Central Oregon's pioneer past. Exhibits: pioneer, logging, wagon roads, irrigation, education, technology, Native American, and special.
August 10th - Sunday
The Deschutes Historical Center presents their annual old-fashioned ICE CREAM SOCIAL at the Museum from Noon to 4:00 pm under the shade trees at 129 NW Idaho Street in downtown Bend. Free admission to the museum all afternoon.
Other History nearby:
(Prineville) A R Bowman Memorial Museum
(Bend) Deschutes County Historical Society
(Bend) Deschutes Historical Center
(Bend) High Desert Museum
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.
08/08 Coming to The Bend area
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
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.
Pickathon Music Festival Hillsboro OR August2-4 The Pickathon Music Festival brings together the best in regional and national roots music for one beautiful weekend in a unique Oregon outdoor setting. Bluegrass, blues, swing, folk, blues, old-time, roots rock, alt-country, western, country, celtic, jug-band, and son jarocho are just some of the music styles played.