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Philomath Museum

Benton County Museum

The Benton County Historical Society operates the Philomath museum facilities, which includes rotating exhibits of over 100,000 artifacts.

The Benton County Historical Society is a leading cultural institution in the Willamette Valley. They operate museum facilities and preserve collections to the highest museum standards, providing a dynamic visitor experience and quality education programs. Their collection includes over 120,000 artifacts including photographs, historical documents, textiles, clothing, domestic arts, farm implements, scientific instruments and personal possessions. They sponsor numerous exhibitions, lectures, educational programs and special events, and offer many opportunities to get involved.


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Address: 1101 Main Street, Philomath, OR 97370
Phone: 541-929-6230
Website: https://bentoncountymuseum.org/
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420 NW 2nd Street
Corvallis, OR 97330
800-334-8118
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Closed Saturdays and Sundays