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The museum is a few blocks off the main highway. Ask to watch the video about the railroad. We... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
KandFRedmond
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Redmond, Oregon
9/2/18

Amazing little museum with a great collection of items. The staff was very knowledgeable and even... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
momofthreefromcg
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Cottage Grove, Oregon
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Main & Bridge Street, Depot Park, Prairie City, OR 97869
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Reviewed 8 June 2013

We were lucky enough to arrive at the museum while it was still open (I am usually an hour late or traveling on the wrong day of the week) and the lovely woman working the museum kept it open at least 20 minutes late just...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The museum is a few blocks off the main highway. Ask to watch the video about the railroad. We found the museum informative. The volunteer went out of his way to explain the local history.

Thank KandFRedmond
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing little museum with a great collection of items. The staff was very knowledgeable and even stayed open a couple extra minutes for us!

Thank momofthreefromcg
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This is a very interesting place to visit. Many items are on display about the history of this area and how people lived and worked. Very pleasant setting and even a RV park on property with nice bathrooms and showers.

Thank 759frankp
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Very well organized both outside and inside.many good items saved from the original families of the valley. Railroad items and photos were great.easy to view displays. That have lighting

Thank scott e
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Truly an amazing railroad museum. So much history and such incredible antiques on exhibit. We loved the place and would stop again if in the area.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny town but an impressive museum! There has to be over a thousand individual artifacts and antiques to peruse. You simply can't see this place in an hour, there's just too much. Upstairs are the living areas: kitchen, bedrooms, dining, parlor, etc....More

Thank schoong324
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The folks at the Dewitt Museum are very knowledgeable and extremely friendly. The small town atmosphere and the relaxed tour of the museum are offered for free and is well worth making a donation to help preserve this historical building and the collections of the...More

Thank twobuttes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We really enjoyed visiting the DeWitt Museum. The host was so friendly and welcoming, with lots of history and stories to share, turned on a movie for the kids, and explained the different parts of the museum. This was one of my favorite history museums...More

Thank Jodi B
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

My kids and I enjoyed seeing all the stuff from Prairie City past! The volunteer was very informative and answered all our questions, the railway pictures were amazing! We will definitely be going back soon!

1  Thank Lydia J
Reviewed 1 October 2014

You could spend an awful lot of time here. Lots to look at. The original depot has many rooms and it includes a great collection of rocks and agates.

Thank pvaller
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