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Interesting History

This is a great little place to visit. It's free, but they accept donations. The guide was very... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Hillsboro, Oregon
Second Best Museum in Newport

Related to the Pacific Maritime and Heritage Center which also keeps the same hours. It's a small... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
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7 Apr 2018
“Interesting History”
11 Mar 2018
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is a great little place to visit. It's free, but they accept donations. The guide was very informative. If you don't want to read the posters, you can just ask the guide. You can walk through the space in less than an hour.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank L V
Reviewed 11 March 2018

It is very dark and depressing in here. It is not a good place too bring small children if you are on a tourist trap jaunt. I was forced too do a few reports here back in school. I like the exterior of the building....More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank quietwoodsgrappler
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Related to the Pacific Maritime and Heritage Center which also keeps the same hours. It's a small house with four rooms of exhibits. The woman there was very informative and it was like we got a personal guided tour (much like we did at the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank almyt
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Had a nice little collection the lady was very talkative and informative. This place is located right behind the pig pancake . It's only opened Thursday thru Sunday 11 to 4

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank lorettan912
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Great little find with yet another passionate, informational guide to chat with about all the interesting trinkets inside. I wish they had more street signs and advertising, I would have come years ago.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I am a member of the Lincoln County Historical Society and am prompted to post a simple explanation for the "40,000" artifacts negative review. Sometimes the cyber world zeros in on a few words of a sentence. The fact is that there are over 40,000...More

Date of experience: September 2015
8  Thank MissElecticity
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We did not get to go into this lighthouse because we arrived too early; but, I like it better than the Yaquina Lighthouse because it was not as touristy. It was not crowded, had a lovely view and garden at the lighthouse. The walk to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

It was a Victorian home with pretty much nothing in it. It has 2 rooms to view. The ad says 40,000 artifacts, which is not true. It was by donation, so I was not out much money, but still, not worth your time.

Date of experience: August 2015
Reviewed 20 June 2015

If you haven't made time for this off the beaten path museum, you simply must. You will enjoy it greatly!

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank kayakguy30
Reviewed 12 January 2015

The museum included lots of wonderful displays in a very small home. Lots of great information and history provided. The volunteer was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: January 2015
4  Thank Diane P
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