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Klamath County Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wonderful, very well laid out. Lots of local history. Agriculture and Lumber made the city quite... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Shireen M
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Well worth the visit

We found the staff to be very knowledgeable, personable and friendly. We happened to visit on a... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
William C
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Explore the history of Klamath Falls and the Upper Klamath River Basin through dozens of exhibits covering anthropology, natural history and more recent history. Outdoor exhibits can be viewed any time. A native plant garden includes more than 150...more
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1451 Main St, Klamath Falls, OR 97601-5989
+1 541-882-1000
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All reviews local history national guard during wwii pioneer days captain jack black light historical displays small display amazing history native american famous singers blacksmith shop lava beds national monument couple of hours well worth the visit spend an afternoon all ages
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, very well laid out. Lots of local history. Agriculture and Lumber made the city quite vibrant a hundred years ago! Sad.....you won't see that now.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shireen M
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We found the staff to be very knowledgeable, personable and friendly. We happened to visit on a special day, the birthday of Klamath County (Oct 17)when they were giving back room tours. This was extremely interesting and gave us insight into information the museum has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank William C
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We enjoyed or visit. There were many different and interesting artefacts. Had the impression that it was presented more for local people than visitors. For example, features on a number of local notables but no apparent story on how and when the area was settled...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nigel4921
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The staff is wonderful and the all the things children have to look at in the museum keeps them interested.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Museum hours are Tuesday – Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm. We were in Klamath during the times they are closed but I asked my group if we can leave later on Tuesday so I can come visit this place early. I did and I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 8 July 2018

As the title says Amtrak decided to have an unscheduled 2 hour stop here on our way to Seattle. The museum concentrates on the local history and geography and I learnt about various historical facts concerning the suppression of the native peoples and Japanese WW2...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is about the receptionist lady who was working on 6-25-2018 at 4pm. I was basically lost, a visitor to the area. She went out of her way to find the apartments I was looking for. What I needed had nothing to do with her...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We went to the two in town and were absolutely enthralled by the Bishop Hotel where many of their 60 rooms looked as though the lodgers had just stepped away. There were also rooms displayed for laundry, offices, beauty parlor, doctors office, barbers and more....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

My husband and I visited the museum to see if we could find information regarding some of his family members. The staff at the museum was friendly and helpful and will search for information for us (for a reasonable price). The displays of washing machines...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank breshearsml
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Friendly staff on entry, and was reasonably priced. Inside there is so much of interest for all ages. A host of famous singers performed here in the fifties. All details of them on display, plus their sounds and you can listen to them, and we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Alana W
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Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for senior and military. Free for youth 17 and under.