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  • World's Largest Pig Hairball

    World's Largest Pig Hairball

    St. Benedict, Oregon

    The Mount Angel Abbey Museum exhibits, among its religious items, an 8-legged stuffed calf and other farm oddities.

  • Kidd's Toy Museum

    Kidd's Toy Museum

    Portland, Oregon

    Frank Kidd's 10,000-plus collection of banks and toys that date to the mid-1800s. Not for the easily-offended.

  • Bobbie the Wonder Dog

    Bobbie the Wonder Dog

    Silverton, Oregon

    Bobbie wanted to come to Silverton so bad that he walked 2,500 miles to get there.

  • Jetliner Home in the Woods

    Jetliner Home in the Woods

    Hillsboro, Oregon

    For over a dozen years Bruce Campbell has been slowly transforming a jet airliner, dragged to a wooded hilltop, into a home for himself.

  • Human Skulls, Freak Calves - Grant County Historical Museum

    Human Skulls, Freak Calves - Grant County Historical Museum

    Canyon City, Oregon

    Among its many exhibits are three two-headed calves and the skulls of the first two men hanged in Grant County.

  • Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum - The Spruce Goose

    Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum - The Spruce Goose

    McMinnville, Oregon

    Howard Hughes's wooden plane is so big, a special hanger had to be built to shelter it.

  • Stark's Vacuum Museum

    Stark's Vacuum Museum

    Portland, Oregon

    Vacuum cleaner technology has changed little in 80 years, as this collection of sucking workhorses proves.

  • Prehistoric Gardens

    Prehistoric Gardens

    Port Orford, Oregon

    A genuine rain forest shelters a collection of primordial creatures.

  • The Caveman

    The Caveman

    Grant's Pass, Oregon

    Symbol of the Caveman's Club, this brutish statue guards Grants Pass.

  • Petersen Rock Garden

    Petersen Rock Garden

    Redmond, Oregon

    The late Mr. Petersen paid homage to his new adopted country -- America -- with feverish folk constructions of stone and glass.

  • Oregon Vortex

    Oregon Vortex

    Gold Hill, Oregon

    America's premier "mystery spot" has been open to the public since 1930. What causes its mysterious goings-on? No one knows.

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