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Washington County Museum

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Nice little museum

We went on a Saturday and were thrilled to stumble upon a Saturday market which made parking harder... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2016
Small, but growing museum

Small museum in downtown Hillsboro across the street from the Wahington County Courthouse... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2016
Portland, Oregon
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Jun 22, 2016
“Very nice small museum. Friendly, unhurried, uncrowded.”
Jun 18, 2016
“Nice little museum”
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

Visited during the summer. No crowds, no kids. Several very nice exhibits, including info on "Silicon Forest" (history of High Tech in Wash. Cty). On Oregon Trail, history of Wash Cty during WWII. A very nice small museum. Very happily spent an hour and a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

We went on a Saturday and were thrilled to stumble upon a Saturday market which made parking harder but well worth it ,so we walked through the market of berries musician and yummy food before we arrived at the museum, This museum is small but...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed January 30, 2016

Small museum in downtown Hillsboro across the street from the Wahington County Courthouse. Entrance is next to the Starbucks in the Hilsboro Civic Center. The museum is upstairs. There is elevator access and bathrooms are upstairs by the museum. Small number of exhibits, but good...More

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank Trvlrs5
Reviewed January 9, 2013

I thought this display would have had more interactive information than what was there. The space tools were very interesting. And then there was the memory match card game, I guess for kids. I thought we would be able to look into a telescope. The...More

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank OregonMaryT
Reviewed July 4, 2012

This small gem of a museum highlights the history of the little known native peoples of the Washington county Tualatin River area-- the Alfalatis. Farmers still unearth artifacts such as spear points and grinding stones. The exhibits here are very well done and interesting. It's...More

Date of experience: July 2012
4  Thank LaurettaYoung
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