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Douglas County Museum of History & Natural History

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Explore your own backyard

You know how you never explore interesting places in your own hometown? We finally took the time to... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
gingersnaps527
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Roseburg, Oregon
finish to a wonderful weekend

went to Roseburg for my Aunt Lois' 90th birthday and after the party and catching up, we decided to... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
fido2007
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Vancouver, Washington
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had questions about history in Douglas County regarding a Community Club I support...Found lots of assistance and help with my search, including a one on one meeting for best information I had found to date....Had experienced the other facets of the museum previously, but this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

You know how you never explore interesting places in your own hometown? We finally took the time to see the museum. What a nice variety: farm equipment, wildlife original to this area, hands on projects for children and photos that tell the history of Douglas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gingersnaps527
Reviewed July 20, 2018

went to Roseburg for my Aunt Lois' 90th birthday and after the party and catching up, we decided to take our grand-daughter to the county museum. It was outstanding!! our 10 year old could not get enough of the exhibits and hands displays for the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

We came to Roseburg to do Wildlife Safari the next day, and saw this museum on the way to the hotel. We had some time in the afternoon before we needed to get dinner, so we pulled in here. The museum was inexpensive and a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

As someone new to both Roseburg and the state of Oregon, I've been scrambling to devour information for the past week. Today, I was given the opportunity to do just that at the museum, a little before opening hours. This afforded me a calm and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Matty_Stuart
Reviewed November 17, 2017

This museum is a wonderful place to see all the history of our wonderful city and county.I have stopped here on several occasions to see what was new and every visit something new is learned, great for children too!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

When we started viewing this museum were were very pleased with how professional the exhibits were. We've been to many local museums and this one obviously was not done just be volunteers. Our only wish was that it were larger.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank almyt
Reviewed October 21, 2017

The history of Douglas County is amazing! The artifacts they have saved/collected are wonderful! Kids of all ages will enjoy this!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Donna V
Reviewed August 16, 2017

this is a really cool little Museum lot of Douglas County history loved seeing all the old pictures and the Dillard School on site is super cool to look back in time especially for the kids

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ron H
Reviewed July 22, 2017

We were very impressed with the displays and collections in the Douglas County Museum of History & Natural History.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank timbone
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there are a couple but they are in sealed aquarium habitats, no worries. Understand your reluctance as my wife is terrified of snakes also but she was fine with it.
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