The museum will be open during the Olympic Team Trials at nearby Hayward Field. Please note that traffic flow around the museum will be impacted and parking will not be available in the immediate area from June 15 through June 29. Scroll down to DIRECTIONS to plan your trip by foot, bike, or public transit.


Open Thursday through Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Timed tickets are now available. Request your reservation online or contact us at 541-346-3024 or To request an arrival time that's within the next hour, please call us at 541-346-3024 instead of using our online request system. Need to reschedule? Please call 541-346-3024 at least one business day before your requested visit time. 

Learn about our safety measures during COVID. 




Seniors (62+)
Youths (3-18)
(up to 2 adults and 4 youths)
  • Children (2 and under)
  • UO students, faculty, staff*
  • MNCH members
  • Veterans and active-duty military*

The museum offers discounted admission to visitors presenting electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards such as the Oregon Trail Card. 

  • Individual: $1
  • Families: $5

Learn about all of our free and reduced admission opportunities.  


Due to health and safety concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently unable to accommodate parties of more than ten and are not offering guided tours



1680 East 15th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97403

The museum is located on 15th Avenue, between the Knight Law Center and Global Scholars Hall, on the University of Oregon campus.  

Bicycle racks are available at the museum's main entrance.

Plan your trip on public transit using the LTD interactive route planner. 

Limited free parking is available during your visit in UO Lot 34a. Please call 541-346-3024 for details. Learn more about parking at the University of Oregon. 

Our exhibits are fully wheelchair accessible. A wheelchair is available for visitor use on a first-come, first-served basis.  

Museum Store

A student browsing the store's book collection

Make a difference when you shop. Each purchase at the museum store directly supports museum education programs that inspire Oregonians all around the state. 

We feature science gear for kids and adults; items crafted by local, Native, and regional artists; Northwest-focused books and field guides; and much more. Admission to the store is always free. Learn more

Please note that the store may be open on a limited basis during COVID. Ask a staff member or call 541-346-3024 for details.