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Wallowology Natural History Discovery Center

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Informative and fun

Knowledgeable staff, good exhibits about geology, flora and fauna. Bright, clean, each room has a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lauretta B
Very interesting, even for people who have live here and a must for visitors

I dropped in last summer and was really shocked at how much I didn't know after having lived here... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
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6 days ago
“Informative and fun”
Apr 6, 2018
“Very interesting, even for people who have live here and a must for visitors”
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We are a Natural History museum in Joseph, Oregon. We invite visitors to explore and discover Eastern Oregon's lands and waters through exhibits, workshops, and evening presentations by scientists, artists and others!
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508 N Main St, Joseph, OR 97846-5036
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Knowledgeable staff, good exhibits about geology, flora and fauna. Bright, clean, each room has a different emphasis. Small, but packed with loads of information. A good way to start your visit to the Wallowa area so you know what you're looking at later on.

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

I dropped in last summer and was really shocked at how much I didn't know after having lived here for 8+ years! It is full of useful, interesting information that is an enjoyable stop for any and all visitors (as well as those of us...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a small but nice introduction to the geology and ecology of the Wallowa Mountains. A great place to take visitors, a good intro to what to expect in hiking the mountains, and a fine way of identifying some of the more unusual birds,...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

The exhibits cover the land, and water, air, and land animals. They are very well exhibited and easy to understand. Staff were very helpful. Don't miss it to get a good idea of what the landscapes in and around Wallowa Valley are.

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We spent a couple of hours in the Museum and learned so much about the geology, trees, animals and history of the area. My grandson had many questions and the lady was very knowledgeable.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Very informative about conservation/environment/animals/geography of the area. I have been to similar museums in other places that always charge and are not always as good as this one. It is funded by several non-profits including the Nature Conservancy (donate if you can, it is a...More

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Hudson G, Public Relations Manager at Wallowology Natural History Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Hi! Thanks so much for your comment. For clarification: we are ourselves a non-profit and are not supported by the non-profits you listed. Glad you enjoyed your time here, please come back when you can!

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