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Meaningful artifacts and archives

The History Center started as a limited term project for the City Centennial and has developed into... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
Ralph G
Toledo, Oregon
Interesting history of Toledo

We visited Toledo on a Sunday and just about everything was closed. As with most rural northwest... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
Paul T
Boulder, Colorado
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17 Mar 2016
“Meaningful artifacts and archives”
6 Oct 2015
“Interesting history of Toledo”
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

The History Center started as a limited term project for the City Centennial and has developed into a very good quality local museum to highlight the settlement and development of a rich timber and fishing economy that continues into the present day. Great photographs and...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Ralph G
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

We visited Toledo on a Sunday and just about everything was closed. As with most rural northwest towns it started with lumber. After using up trees large enough for lumber they then switched to pulp and paper. The volunteer at the museum told us about...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

The little Toledo History Center offers a clear look back into the regions logging history. Place is run by friendly volunteers, and is a worthwhile stop while you tour the artists' places on Main Street.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

Spruce forests drove prosperity in this town, named by a business man's son due to loneliness for Ohio. The miles long, tightly moored log 'rafts' pictured on each wall and the labor intensive logging depicted, along with the historic railroad, make a visit to this...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Blogen G
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Toledo, celebrating their centennial a few years back, has a nice little museum downtown explaining the history of their fine city. It's a small standard museum you will find almost anywhere, but taking 20-30 minutes to see it's history is worth a stop. A lot...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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