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The museum is located on the site of Robert Newell's 1844 home which was torn down. Oregon State Society Daughters of the American Revolution built a restoration in 1959. The first floor is furnished reminiscent of the 1860's. The second floor has pioneer quilts, coverlets, examples of fine handiwork, and a collection of gowns worn by the wives of Oregon's governors at their husband's inaugerations. A pioneer jail and school house adjoin.

Take exit 278 off Interstate 5 following signs to Champoeg State Park entrance. Parking for the museum is located 200 ft west, outside the park.

Open 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays. Adult groups & school tours, anytime by appointment - minimum $20.00. Admission: Ages 4 - 11 $1.00 12 & Over $2.00.

Many Historic Houses have been preserved throughout Oregon.

Location: 8089 Champoeg Rd NE, St Paul Oregon 97137 Telephone 503-678-5537

Other History nearby:
(Portland) American Advertising Museum
(Carver) Baker Cabin
(Oregon City) Barclay House
(Dallas) Brunk House
(Salem) Bush House Museum
(Washougal) Camas-Washougal Historical Soc. Museum

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