Bend, Oregon: High Desert MuseumAmong its exhibits of regional history and wildlife, look for the dead deer being eaten by vultures, and "Tracks and Scat."
- 59800 South Hwy 97, Bend, OR
- High Desert Museum, US Hwy 97 a couple miles south of town.
- Daily 10 am - 4 pm (Nov 1 - Apr 30), 9 am - 5 pm (May 1 - Oct 31). (Call to verify)
- Summer: Adult - $15, Senior - $12, Youth (5-12) - $9, child 4-under) - Free
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- Worth a Detour
Visitor Tips and News About High Desert Museum
Check out the new exhibit, "Tracks and Scat," for more than you needed to know about poop. Seriously, though, this is a great museum with lots of thoughtful exhibits![Rachel, 07/23/2011]
Through exhibits, wildlife, and living history, High Desert Museum presents the past/present/future of Oregon and its people. Some of the exhibits on display were: Native Americans through history, how Settlers changed the landscape, live animals and demonstrations. Some exhibits include live interaction, while others include related sounds.
Don't miss the vultures eating a deer for lunch![Jason, 04/14/2011]