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Museum of Natural and Cultural History

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Going to re-visit in a couple of years

A great way to experience the past, especially the native department was interesting - but in all a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Soellested, Denmark
Excellent science and natural history museum experience

Thanks to Dave B's 1 star rating and review, we decided we had to go. And we're glad we did. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“fort rock”(3 reviews)
And you thought your sneakers were in rough shape: this museum's best-known artifact is a pair of 9,000 year-old shoes.
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1680 E. 15th Ave, Eugene, OR
+1 541-346-3024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great way to experience the past, especially the native department was interesting - but in all a good museum

Thank SteenRichter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to Dave B's 1 star rating and review, we decided we had to go. And we're glad we did. The museum is not large, and can be visited in a couple of hours. It has a smattering of archeology, anthropology, biology, evolution and water/climate...More

Thank Neil A
Reviewed 16 September 2018

looking for a place to take the family on a rainy Saturday, out of town guests who think they have seen everything? Visit the Museum of Natural and Cultural History.

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We were passing through Eugene and decided to stop in and see this museum. It is not huge, just right to spend an hour or so. We learned a lot about the history of Oregon. Helpful staff.

1  Thank kansastraveler42
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This museum on the University of Oregon campus is great, and our family had a very enjoyable hour or so exploring the four main exhibits. We started with a good welcome from a volunteer docent, who explained the different areas, and then we explored each...More

Thank dunadan
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Very nicely presented and good for families. Staff takes interest in making sure you take full advantage of the exhibits.

Thank fred d
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Replicas of Fossils and evolution of animals from millions of years ago. Small but comprehensive museum. Too many different kinds of exhibits to mention.

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Took my 2 & 4 year old grandkids to the giants at the museum day. I expected more displays of dinosaurs but the sloth was interesting. Having just been to fort rock a few weeks earlier it was thrilling to see the sandals discovered at...More

2  Thank Oregontam
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

For a small museum, it was good at what it was trying to do. The exhibits on the geology of Oregon were worthwhile. Doesn’t take long

Thank SaminDC
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Very disappointed in this very small but obviously over funded "museum" which is more like a most unscientific attempt to indoctrinate the youth in anthropogenic climate change (glaringly overlooking actual science - at least they didn't come right and say humans were the cause of...More

1  Thank Dave B
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20 August 2016|
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Response from davekcpa1 | Reviewed this property |
My son and I were at the NCAA Track Finals and it was free that day. their site is natural-history.uoregon.edu
24 June 2016|
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Response from kstromme | Property representative |
Yes! We are fully accessible :)