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Klamath County Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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5 stars. Fantastic local museum.

We really enjoyed our visit today to the museum. The staff were fantastic and so helpful. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cambridge, New Zealand
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Local and regional history at its best

This museum has done a top notch job of collecting, displaying, and explaining the local and... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2019
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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...more
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1451 Main St, Klamath Falls, OR 97601-5989
+1 541-882-1000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit today to the museum. The staff were fantastic and so helpful. The displays are very well set up and the descriptions on each is great. They have really packed a lot of local history into a great museum. I highly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 11, 2019

This museum has done a top notch job of collecting, displaying, and explaining the local and regional history. In a region long endowed with natural resources, the museum covers geology (Klamath County makes for a great classroom), indigenous culture, timber and farming economies, and life...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David G
Reviewed March 5, 2019

Do not pass this museum by; it is wonderful! The history and interactive displays are great. We really enjoyed our time there and talking to the individuals who work at the museum. The four of us spent at least two hours at the museum.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lynn C
Reviewed February 27, 2019

We enjoy visiting, and taking our visiting guests to this interesting place of local history. The variety of exhibits is great, and the stories of Klamath Basin history are educational.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 664barbaray
Reviewed January 14, 2019

We saw lots of different displays and ended up staying for several hours. Nature and History displays are interesting as were the science and geology information.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

My children, wife, & I very much enjoyed the seeing the vastness of the exhibits. I never realized B.B. King performed in (the NOW Museum) Klamath Falls.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, very well laid out. Lots of local history. Agriculture and Lumber made the city quite vibrant a hundred years ago! Sad.....you won't see that now.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shireen M
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We found the staff to be very knowledgeable, personable and friendly. We happened to visit on a special day, the birthday of Klamath County (Oct 17)when they were giving back room tours. This was extremely interesting and gave us insight into information the museum has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carktravel
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We enjoyed or visit. There were many different and interesting artefacts. Had the impression that it was presented more for local people than visitors. For example, features on a number of local notables but no apparent story on how and when the area was settled...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nigel4921
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The staff is wonderful and the all the things children have to look at in the museum keeps them interested.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Alana W
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Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for senior and military. Free for youth 17 and under.