Bring your group to the museum to inspire wonder about our natural and cultural worlds. Explore the museum at your own pace or delve deeper into our exhibits with a tour led by a museum educator. Preregistered groups of twelve (12) or more are eligible for a discount.


  • Group visits are available Wednesdays through Sundays between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and Thursdays until 8:00 p.m.

  • A reservation is required at least one week in advance of your visit.

  • Please make sure your entire group arrives together.

  • The museum will accept one payment per group at the time of arrival; individual payments cannot be processed at the group rate.

  • Information on directions and parking can be found on the Visit page.

  • Group visits can include a guided tour when requested at least two weeks in advance on the group visit request form. Tours are 35-45 minutes in length, but can be adjusted to fit your needs. Request a tour here.


Are you a school or youth group? Check out our fun, hands-on K-12 education programs and summer field trips designed especially for youths.   


Questions? We can help. For visit-planning tips and other assistance, email or call 541-346-0877.


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