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Cranberry Museum

2907 Pioneer Road, Long Beach, WA 98631
360-642-5553
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Ranked #4 of 9 Attractions in Long Beach
Type: History Museums, Museums
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Ok for a short visit, lots of history to learn about, tools used and so much labor. A couple of rooms with self guided reading. Small gift shop with everything cranberry.

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Vancouver, Washington
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Went to this museum with low expectations but was blown away by the completes of the exhibits and how much I learned about this amazing little berry and how to grow it here on the west coast.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Never had seen a cranberry bog before, so this free self guided tour was worthwhile and informative.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Visited Museum as part of Cranberry Festival. Well set up on 2 floors with small gift shop. Well worth one visit. We combined it with visit to cranberry bog to watch harvest which was free and fun learning experience.

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Roseburg, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Taking in the actual harvest of a cranberry bog was great fun and so educational. The workers and the docent on site were very friendly and fun to talk with. The two women at the check out counter in the gift shop didn't seem to have much info on the Cranberrian Festival for that it was widely advertised. The museum... More

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Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We lucked out and got to see them harvesting some Cranberries! Very interesting. The Museum is small but full of very interesting equipment and pictures. Very informative. You are able to take a self guided walking tour of the bogs.

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Portland, Oregon
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The story of the cranberry growers of Long Beach is a memorable tale, with an agriculture major from WSU arriving on foot back almost 100 years ago, and walking the length and breadth of Long Beach peninsula to try to understand why the crops were failing, then raising his family there while solving the various pests and problems and increasing... More

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Seattle, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The museum was ok but for me, the actual farm was the most interesting as you got to see an actual ocean spray cranberry farm up close.

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Taylorsville, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Fun small museum to walk through along with a gift store. The cranberry fields were growing during our visit. Would like to return during harvest.

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Puyallup, Washington
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The bog isn't huge but enough to give you an Idea. The difference between dry and wet harvesting is interesting - giant suction machines etc. it is very informative. Volunteers manage and operate the farm. We bought cranberry oil lotion which is so rich feeling. We also got candy, soap, preserves And cranberry mustard. I can hardly wait to try... More

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