Bend, Oregon: High Desert Museum

Among 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, East side of US Hwy 97 three miles south of Bend.
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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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]

Eviscerated deer and vultures.

High Desert Museum

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]

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