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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 yesterday
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 20 July 2018
Vancouver, Washington
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Reviewed yesterday

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 20 July 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 26 June 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
2  Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 9 March 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 17 November 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
Thank DavidB22231
Reviewed 21 October 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 21 October 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 16 August 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 23 July 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
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Great exhibits demonstrating local history. Educational and entertaining for adults and kids. Nice hands-on, written and panorama portions.

Date of experience: August 2016
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27 October 2018|
Response from adobebeach |
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.