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Klamath County Museum

1451 Main St, Klamath Falls, OR 97601-5989
+1 541-882-1000
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There are many things I learned about Klamath Falls and Oregon. Things not taught in schools about... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Rafael, Argentina

What a great museum. Covers the development of the area with great artifacts. Large enough to give... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Bettina P
Temecula, United States
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Explore the history of Klamath Falls and the Upper Klamath River Basin through dozens of exhibits covering anthropology, natural history and more recent history. Outdoor exhibits can be viewed any time. A native plant garden includes more than 150 species of wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, trees and lichens.
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1451 Main St, Klamath Falls, OR 97601-5989
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There are many things I learned about Klamath Falls and Oregon. Things not taught in schools about the wonderful history of Oregon. Like the hardship´s of the Oregon Trail. Many interesting display´s

Thank shirleyjustus
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

What a great museum. Covers the development of the area with great artifacts. Large enough to give a good understanding but small enough to not be overwhelming! Loved the room dedicated to the musical legacy with recordings! Rocks, Indian story/artifacts, armory, WWII, schools, farming, forestry,...More

Thank Bettina P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is a nice local museum housed in a former National Guard Armory. The museum nicely documents the history of the building and the town. It also contains an interesting display of geology and minerals. Unfortunately, when we visited, the main room was closed for...More

Thank 190Daniel
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Klamath County Museum was a worthwhile stop. There are many displays, some sure to capture your attention. Don't miss the room off the lobby with the audio tracks of some of the musicians who have performed here over the years.

Thank Gay O
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

8 yr old grand daughter decided that she likes rocks. I took her to the museum to show her the kind of rocks she kind find in the area. She got to see the rocks that glowed in the dark and black light. As a...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I enjoy small town museums and this one was great. The building itself is pretty, and there are exhibits for every age group. The exhibits I most enjoyed most were small and tucked away-like the actual recordings of big band, country band and early rock...More

Thank Stiller100
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This was a great place to spend an hour or two to learn about the local history of Klamath Falls and the surrounding areas. My two teenagers had fun going through all the various exhibits and even played on the piano that was there. Recommended!!!

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

You will be surprised at the size and scope of the materials available for review. It will take you several hours at least to see the expansive exhibits available for your enjoyment. The exhibits are located in a former CCC constructed military building. The folks...More

Thank Carlin35
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We visited with my grandchildren ages 9, 7 & 5. It is a small compact museum that can be explored in a couple of hours. There are exhibits ranging from petrified wooly mammoth bones, and glowing ultraviolet stones to ancient history and the regions settlement...More

Thank Arthur K
tdk97601, Manager at Klamath County Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thanks for visiting and giving us a review!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

A Great overview of the early west. Actual tools,wagons,home goods of the time. Brought to us in a very understandable format.

Thank Barbara H
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Alana W
27 November 2016|
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Response from tdk97601 | Property representative |
Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for senior and military. Free for youth 17 and under.