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Mt Hood Cultural Center and Museum

88900 E Hwy 26, Business Loop, Government Camp, OR
+1 503-272-3301
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Interesting local history

It is worth a visit both to get info and directions and learn about local history through the... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Craftylady23
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Chicago, Illinois
Cool museum

Toured this in our trip to the mountain. This was our first experience and was really positive. The... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
John N
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88900 E Hwy 26, Business Loop, Government Camp, OR
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+1 503-272-3301
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

It is worth a visit both to get info and directions and learn about local history through the interesting exhibits and a few curious Mt. Hood collections that are carefully maintained.

Thank Craftylady23
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Toured this in our trip to the mountain. This was our first experience and was really positive. The volunteer was informative and friendly. She even had her grandson there that day and he was keeping the sidewalks shoveled. This was a neat museum.

Thank John N
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I thought this would be a place that had displays and information of days gone by, put it was more of an informational place for the area not much of a museum in my opinion.

Thank MTBARK
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Ok, we were not expecting much but it turned out to be a very interesting and comprehensive museum. Topics range from agroforestry to zoology, with WWII thrown in the mix! The staff was very informative and you can pick up brochures on pretty much all...More

Thank newshoes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Interesting history we stopped in to ask about rental homes and ended-up walking through the museum, the staff was more than friendly and well informed.

Thank AnAmericanFamily
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I cannot remember the name of the lady here who so kindly helped me to figure out the bus schedule to go to somewhere where I could find new hiking boots. You are truly a gem and so so kind, friendly and helpful! I just...More

Thank AquariumRescueUnit
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Surprisingly good. The visitor center part had a staff member to answer your questions and give out brochures and maps. She gave us good ideas for hikes in the area. There is also the museum part which has a lot about the history of Mt....More

Thank igolfCA
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This was an interesting hodge-podge of local historical interests. It is a low-budget assemblage of fire tower and lodge models, snow ski collection from perhaps the last 100 years, some wildlife exhibits, and other things. I liked it, but I didn't have much time to...More

1  Thank SWVA_Traveler
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Lots of memorabilia about skiing as well as information about the area. Helpful staff-recommended aTrilium Lake hiking trailto us when I asked about an easy hike, relatively flat. Turned out to be exactly what I was looking for.

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 18 May 2015

A nice place to spend an hour and learn about the history and geography of the area, but not a destination in its own right.

Thank dmed2013
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