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Old Oroville Depot Museum

1210 Ironwood St, Oroville, WA 98844-9235
+1 888-699-5659
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Oroville history done right

I can't say enough about this place! The history of Oroville is covered very well here . There is... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Lynn F
Tacoma, Washington
Great Coverage of Oroville History

I was very impressed with this little museum in Oroville. My mom's side of the family has a long... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Susan H
Tacoma, Washington
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This museum focuses on the local railroad history.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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1210 Ironwood St, Oroville, WA 98844-9235
+1 888-699-5659
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I can't say enough about this place! The history of Oroville is covered very well here . There is alot to see in this old train station including Alot of donated artifacts from the people of the town . We were able to get information...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed with this little museum in Oroville. My mom's side of the family has a long history in Oroville. I was so excited to find a large collection on albums in the museum with a lot of Oroville history. I was able...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Good place to glean local information...volunteers are pleasant and proud of their town/county harming building and rotating special displays.

1  Thank Wine Lover G
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A small, locally run museum and tourist information location. Contains lots of area history and artifacts and the volunteer staff will happy share their stories of life and growing up in the surrounding communities. Fascinating and worth spending some time to listen and learn.

1  Thank cna001
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The Depot is an excellent place to visit...the history and the telling of the story is certainly worth the visit

1  Thank shakazuluone
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Oroville is a town that was. Quaint and charming, but sadly, diminishing. This is not to slight the town in the least - America's small towns are its backbone. The museum, while small, holds a good variety of historic artifacts from the area, ranging from...More

1  Thank SarahJ100100
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I grew up with the Great Northern RR and wanted to visit one of the last real depots. My father actually worked in this depot in Oroville so this was an emotional visit for me. Seeing the agent desk and some of the equipment brought...More

1  Thank 777NC
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Friendly staff, exhibits that change, this is one of the best museums I have found in a small town. Clean, informative, you will not be disappointed at the amount of history in Oroville.

1  Thank Linscottage
Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

Visit the Oroville Depot Museum and enjoy Local history of Oroville (gold town) and mining, Indian cultures and dress, and lots of mining and railroad events.

1  Thank coolgirl
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Great place to go! Oroville has a lot of history. Lived there for five years and would love to live there again! Great place to raise a family

2  Thank Elise S
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